Discovery certificate for object 2018gxj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23162 [ 2018TNSTR1467....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-29 04:51:12
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 2018gxj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abzpliv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:25:33.139 (276.3880775) DEC = +11:31:39.03 (11.5275073)
Discovery date: 2018-09-27 02:34:04 (JD=2458388.6069907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-27 02:34:04
Flux: 18.89 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-23 05:32:38
Limiting flux: 19.55 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/2018gxj