Discovery certificate for object 2018grv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22987 [ 2018TNSTR1426....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-21 06:14:34
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: SN 2018grv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abwerpm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:45:31.856 (341.3827344) DEC = -16:07:05.64 (-16.1182339)
Discovery date: 2018-09-15 07:03:21.000 (JD=2458376.7939931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-15 07:03:21.000
Flux: 18.79 ABMag
Filter: g-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: