Discovery certificate for object 2018gvv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23119 [ 2018TNSTR1463....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-28 02:57:47
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 2018gvv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abyukaz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:10:57.011 (272.7375465) DEC = +18:45:01.60 (18.7504451)
Discovery date: 2018-09-26 02:35:31 (JD=2458387.6079977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-26 02:35:31
Flux: 18.62 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-23 05:32:38
Limiting flux: 19.37 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: