Discovery certificate for object 2018gvk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23107 [ 2018TNSTR1463....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-28 02:37:52
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 2018gvk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abxyudf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:01:25.605 (330.3566888) DEC = +10:38:54.97 (10.6486027)
Discovery date: 2018-09-19 08:23:59.000 (JD=2458380.8499884)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-19 08:23:59.000
Flux: 20.47 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-19 07:06:14
Limiting flux: 20.38 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: