Discovery certificate for object 2018ggu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22624

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-13 22:50:07
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 2018ggu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abrzbtb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:43:04.675 (115.7694777) DEC = +50:17:22.35 (50.2895422)
Discovery date: 2018-08-30 12:18:43 (JD=2458361.0129977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-30 12:18:43
Flux: 19.07 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: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018ggu