Discovery certificate for object 2018err
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21311 [ 2018TNSTR1120....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-07 10:07:41
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 2018err
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abjtger
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:36:53.097 (234.2212395) DEC = +66:03:29.11 (66.0580852)
Discovery date: 2018-08-01 04:00:28.000 (JD=2458331.6669907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-01 04:00:28.000
Flux: 19.09 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-25 07:17:45
Limiting flux: 19.4 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: