Discovery certificate for object 2018ggv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22625 [ 2018TNSTR1381....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-14 02:14:24
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 2018ggv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18ablllyw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:30:04.569 (262.5190393) DEC = +79:50:18.90 (79.838583)
Discovery date: 2018-08-03 07:49:26 (JD=2458333.8259954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-03 07:49:26
Flux: 19.94 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-31 10:46:33
Limiting flux: 19.4 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2018ggv