Discovery certificate for object 2018gug
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23064 [ 2018TNSTR1448....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-25 05:08:22
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 2018gug
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abxxviy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:16:10.597 (289.0441548) DEC = +29:29:54.39 (29.4984413)
Discovery date: 2018-09-21 03:02:52 (JD=2458382.6269907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-21 03:02:52
Flux: 19.54 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-18 05:58:33
Limiting flux: 20.34 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/2018gug