Discovery certificate for object 2018gvx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23121 [ 2018TNSTR1463....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-28 02:58:22
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: SN 2018gvx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abzpbpi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:00:31.552 (135.1314649) DEC = +36:27:42.74 (36.4618727)
Discovery date: 2018-09-22 12:40:19 (JD=2458384.0279977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-22 12:40:19
Flux: 18.9 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-13 12:31:40
Limiting flux: 19.16 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/2018gvx