Discovery certificate for object 2018gvw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23120 [ 2018TNSTR1463....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-28 02:58:05
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 2018gvw
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abvttfl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:05:52.151 (136.4672959) DEC = +51:03:38.35 (51.0606534)
Discovery date: 2018-09-13 12:17:16 (JD=2458375.0119907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-13 12:17:16
Flux: 18.72 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Non existent in SDSS/PS1

Details of the new object can be viewed here: