Discovery certificate for object 2018gge
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22606 [ 2018TNSTR1368....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-12 22:25:54
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: AT 2018gge
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abuczoy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:54:25.648 (298.6068683) DEC = +12:46:26.79 (12.7741089)
Discovery date: 2018-09-08 05:32:38 (JD=2458369.7309954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-08 05:32:38
Flux: 18.15 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-08 04:56:38
Limiting flux: 20.96 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/2018gge