Discovery certificate for object 2018ggy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22628 [ 2018TNSTR1381....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-14 02:15:22
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 2018ggy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abugmrg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:26:01.296 (351.5053988) DEC = +38:08:46.85 (38.1463477)
Discovery date: 2018-09-09 07:13:26.000 (JD=2458370.8009954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-09 07:13:26.000
Flux: 18.73 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: