Discovery certificate for object 2018gxo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23170 [ 2018TNSTR1473....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-30 07:30:29
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: SN 2018gxo
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abxroxl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:38:21.486 (24.5895233) DEC = +03:29:23.29 (3.4898038)
Discovery date: 2018-09-19 09:53:16 (JD=2458380.9119907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-19 09:53:16
Flux: 20.52 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-16 09:08:38
Limiting flux: 20.85 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/2018gxo