Discovery certificate for object 2018ety
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21380 [ 2018TNSTR1126....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-08 21:12:46
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 2018ety
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abjdjge
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:58:46.484 (224.6936838) DEC = +44:40:14.46 (44.6706821)
Discovery date: 2018-07-23 04:23:31 (JD=2458322.6829977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-07-23 04:23:31
Flux: 19.83 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-20 05:22:33
Limiting flux: 20.01 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/2018ety