Discovery certificate for object 2018emy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21153 [ 2018TNSTR1070....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-01 17:47:52
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 2018emy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abkhbra
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:45:30.389 (221.376621) DEC = +17:15:29.60 (17.2582228)
Discovery date: 2018-08-01 03:54:43 (JD=2458331.6629977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-01 03:54:43
Flux: 19.01 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-28 06:41:45
Limiting flux: 18.58 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/2018emy