Discovery certificate for object 2018gwa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23124 [ 2018TNSTR1463....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-28 03:15:40
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 2018gwa
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abxbhov
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:20:16.734 (110.0697242) DEC = +41:20:47.94 (41.3466502)
Discovery date: 2018-09-16 11:11:02 (JD=2458377.9659954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-16 11:11:02
Flux: 19.93 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-13 12:20:09
Limiting flux: 20.27 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/2018gwa