Discovery certificate for object 2018elm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21102 [ 2018TNSTR1058....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-07-30 03:57:33
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 2018elm
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abhqdpv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:37:21.105 (339.3379369) DEC = +22:22:46.45 (22.3795708)
Discovery date: 2018-07-17 09:57:36.000 (JD=2458316.915)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-07-17 09:57:36.000
Flux: 19.1 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-11 10:27:50
Limiting flux: 20.31 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: