Discovery certificate for object 2018gsx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23023 [ 2018TNSTR1436....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-23 04:43:48
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018gsx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18absrcps
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:59:46.110 (224.9421245) DEC = +65:06:32.17 (65.1089358)
Discovery date: 2018-09-01 03:28:48 (JD=2458362.645)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-01 03:28:48
Flux: 19.77 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-29 05:42:43
Limiting flux: 16.57 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018gsx