Discovery certificate for object 2018gwy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23151 [ 2018TNSTR1467....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-29 04:47:55
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 2018gwy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abxwiqz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:48:16.744 (102.0697647) DEC = +55:16:25.20 (55.2736653)
Discovery date: 2018-09-19 12:17:16 (JD=2458381.0119907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-19 12:17:16
Flux: 20.34 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-19 11:13:55
Limiting flux: 20.35 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/2018gwy