Discovery certificate for object 2018gvu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23118 [ 2018TNSTR1463....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-28 02:57:29
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 2018gvu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abzmxax
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:42:11.049 (295.5460385) DEC = +41:34:13.89 (41.570526)
Discovery date: 2018-09-26 03:08:38 (JD=2458387.6309954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-26 03:08:38
Flux: 17.96 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-23 06:27:21
Limiting flux: 19.79 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/2018gvu