Discovery certificate for object 2018gxr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23173 [ 2018TNSTR1473....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-30 07:31:19
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2018gxr
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abznndg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:46:33.030 (296.6376249) DEC = +06:37:55.76 (6.6321555)
Discovery date: 2018-09-26 04:59:31.000 (JD=2458387.7079977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-26 04:59:31.000
Flux: 16.93 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-26 03:34:33
Limiting flux: 20.25 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: