Discovery certificate for object 2018emx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21151 [ 2018TNSTR1070....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-01 17:47:24
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 2018emx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aartjmf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:26:58.792 (231.7449686) DEC = +08:15:41.37 (8.2614907)
Discovery date: 2018-07-29 04:00:28.000 (JD=2458328.6669907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-07-29 04:00:28.000
Flux: 18.58 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-08 04:59:31
Limiting flux: 20.41 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: