Discovery certificate for object 2018glc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22768 [ 2018TNSTR1402....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-17 06:12:44
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 2018glc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abvklbt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:03:16.306 (0.8179401) DEC = +24:59:38.33 (24.9939812)
Discovery date: 2018-09-12 09:23:02 (JD=2458373.8909954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-12 09:23:02
Flux: 20.17 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-09 08:28:19
Limiting flux: 20.93 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/2018glc