Discovery certificate for object 2018gtf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23033 [ 2018TNSTR1436....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-23 04:46:49
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: AT 2018gtf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aadygpb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:16:23.481 (94.097838) DEC = +43:56:30.08 (43.9416879)
Discovery date: 2018-09-13 11:51:21.000 (JD=2458374.9939931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-13 11:51:21.000
Flux: 19.26 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-10 11:16:48
Limiting flux: 20.49 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/2018gtf