Discovery certificate for object 2018ggc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22604 [ 2018TNSTR1368....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-12 22:25:19
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 2018ggc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abujnlz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:38:10.687 (129.5445295) DEC = +24:53:26.72 (24.8907551)
Discovery date: 2018-09-08 12:31:40.000 (JD=2458370.0219907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-08 12:31:40.000
Flux: 17.6 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Non existent in SDSS/PS1

Details of the new object can be viewed here: