Discovery certificate for object 2018gtp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23046 [ 2018TNSTR1441....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-24 06:03:43
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 2018gtp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abxdkni
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:01:04.885 (315.2703522) DEC = +31:02:14.45 (31.0373482)
Discovery date: 2018-09-15 04:58:04 (JD=2458376.7069907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-15 04:58:04
Flux: 20.56 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-12 06:40:19
Limiting flux: 20.63 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/2018gtp