Discovery certificate for object 2018eag
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 20740 [ 2018TNSTR1002....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-07-18 06:50:06
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: SN 2018eag
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abeegsl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:57:16.317 (284.3179879) DEC = +46:29:56.75 (46.4990961)
Discovery date: 2018-07-06 07:45:07 (JD=2458305.8229977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-07-06 07:45:07
Flux: 20.07 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-03 06:53:16
Limiting flux: 20.28 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2018eag