Discovery certificate for object 2018gjy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22730 [ 2018TNSTR1394....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-16 06:25:46
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 2018gjy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abtmtfy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:18:43.767 (34.682362) DEC = +10:00:49.37 (10.0137138)
Discovery date: 2018-09-05 10:43:40 (JD=2458366.9469907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-05 10:43:40
Flux: 20.22 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-02 09:41:45
Limiting flux: 19.86 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/2018gjy