Discovery certificate for object 2018gte
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23031 [ 2018TNSTR1436....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-23 04:46:11
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 2018gte
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abygcwk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:04:30.961 (316.1290059) DEC = +13:03:06.93 (13.0519255)
Discovery date: 2018-09-22 05:34:04 (JD=2458383.7319907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-22 05:34:04
Flux: 19.02 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-21 07:12:00
Limiting flux: 19.69 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2018gte