Discovery certificate for object 2018gxl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23164 [ 2018TNSTR1467....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-29 04:51:49
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 2018gxl
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abzvtco
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:04:01.461 (301.0060891) DEC = -06:51:14.28 (-6.8539675)
Discovery date: 2018-09-28 04:00:28.000 (JD=2458389.6669907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-28 04:00:28.000
Flux: 18.83 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-25 05:31:12
Limiting flux: 19.51 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: