Discovery certificate for object 2018gwx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23150 [ 2018TNSTR1467....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-29 04:47:35
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2018gwx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abwbaim
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:33:26.001 (53.3583395) DEC = -18:50:08.13 (-18.8355907)
Discovery date: 2018-09-16 09:17:16.000 (JD=2458377.8869907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-16 09:17:16.000
Flux: 19.93 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-13 11:34:04
Limiting flux: 20.32 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: