Discovery certificate for object 2018gqn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22944 [ 2018TNSTR1414....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-19 04:18:55
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: SN 2018gqn
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abwclem
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:42:44.875 (130.686978) DEC = +10:41:42.56 (10.6951542)
Discovery date: 2018-09-14 12:23:02.000 (JD=2458376.0159954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-14 12:23:02.000
Flux: 18.26 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Non existent in SDSS/PS1

Details of the new object can be viewed here: