Discovery certificate for object 2018emg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21126 [ 2018TNSTR1064....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-07-31 22:06:06
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 2018emg
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abcvpor
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:17:04.146 (244.2672731) DEC = +11:21:39.69 (11.3610255)
Discovery date: 2018-06-24 06:01:26.000 (JD=2458293.7509954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-24 06:01:26.000
Flux: 19.13 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: