Discovery certificate for object 2018gxe
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23157 [ 2018TNSTR1467....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-29 04:49:39
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 2018gxe
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abzvxsy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:02:44.434 (240.6851409) DEC = +33:03:44.04 (33.0622322)
Discovery date: 2018-09-25 02:47:02 (JD=2458386.6159954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-25 02:47:02
Flux: 19.57 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-20 04:09:07
Limiting flux: 19.69 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2018gxe