Discovery certificate for object 2018gga
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22601 [ 2018TNSTR1368....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-12 22:24:27
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: AT 2018gga
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abucmwa
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:36:59.702 (294.2487598) DEC = +00:17:41.73 (0.2949253)
Discovery date: 2018-09-08 04:59:31.000 (JD=2458369.7079977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-08 04:59:31.000
Flux: 16.95 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-05 04:33:36
Limiting flux: 20.62 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: