Discovery certificate for object 2018gwf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23129 [ 2018TNSTR1463....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-28 03:17:18
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 2018gwf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abxcues
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:41:34.508 (310.3937828) DEC = +22:31:35.40 (22.526501)
Discovery date: 2018-09-18 06:01:26 (JD=2458379.7509954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-18 06:01:26
Flux: 17.54 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-15 05:31:12
Limiting flux: 20.9 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: