Discovery certificate for object 2018edw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 20864 [ 2018TNSTR1037....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-07-26 02:30:13
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 2018edw
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abgosbg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:08:40.564 (287.169018) DEC = +78:28:39.78 (78.4777153)
Discovery date: 2018-07-13 09:50:24 (JD=2458312.91)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-07-13 09:50:24
Flux: 18.83 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-09 08:48:28
Limiting flux: 18.14 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/2018edw