Discovery certificate for object 2018gvl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23108 [ 2018TNSTR1463....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-28 02:38:09
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 2018gvl
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abykswp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:34:10.855 (98.5452277) DEC = +52:07:47.28 (52.1298)
Discovery date: 2018-09-22 12:14:24 (JD=2458384.01)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-22 12:14:24
Flux: 20.36 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-22 11:45:36
Limiting flux: 20.65 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2018gvl