Discovery certificate for object 2018eru
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21314 [ 2018TNSTR1120....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-07 10:08:43
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 2018eru
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18ablqehq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:20:27.803 (185.115847) DEC = +41:47:34.51 (41.7929184)
Discovery date: 2018-08-06 04:19:12 (JD=2458336.68)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-06 04:19:12
Flux: 19.05 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-20 05:03:50
Limiting flux: 19.75 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/2018eru