Discovery certificate for object 2018gvs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23116 [ 2018TNSTR1463....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-28 02:40:26
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 2018gvs
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abzsdpd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:34:01.462 (53.5060904) DEC = +16:13:00.45 (16.2167914)
Discovery date: 2018-09-27 08:28:19 (JD=2458388.8529977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-27 08:28:19
Flux: 18.63 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-24 11:26:52
Limiting flux: 19.74 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/2018gvs