Discovery certificate for object 2018gvn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23110 [ 2018TNSTR1463....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-28 02:38:42
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 2018gvn
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abyvenk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:15:54.349 (273.9764532) DEC = +44:41:47.35 (44.6964862)
Discovery date: 2018-09-24 02:54:14 (JD=2458385.6209954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-24 02:54:14
Flux: 20.16 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-21 04:39:21
Limiting flux: 20.01 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/2018gvn