Discovery certificate for object 2018grt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22984 [ 2018TNSTR1426....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-21 00:33:13
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 2018grt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abtqevs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:04:36.307 (1.1512807) DEC = +51:59:37.70 (51.9938066)
Discovery date: 2018-09-06 08:38:24 (JD=2458367.86)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-06 08:38:24
Flux: 18.79 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/2018grt