Discovery certificate for object 2018emi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21129 [ 2018TNSTR1064....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-07-31 22:06:54
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 2018emi
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abkhcrj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:06:36.330 (256.6513739) DEC = +24:32:43.15 (24.5453192)
Discovery date: 2018-07-31 04:29:16 (JD=2458330.6869907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-07-31 04:29:16
Flux: 19.02 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-28 07:03:21
Limiting flux: 19.55 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/2018emi