Discovery certificate for object 2018gvt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23117 [ 2018TNSTR1463....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-28 02:40:43
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 2018gvt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abzrgim
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:07:32.541 (346.8855886) DEC = +23:00:20.93 (23.0058144)
Discovery date: 2018-09-27 06:27:21.000 (JD=2458388.7689931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-27 06:27:21.000
Flux: 18.55 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-24 05:48:28
Limiting flux: 19.57 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/2018gvt