Discovery certificate for object 2018gxx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23179 [ 2018TNSTR1473....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-30 07:33:01
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: AT 2018gxx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acaccgm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:50:52.123 (312.7171793) DEC = -06:09:17.84 (-6.1549545)
Discovery date: 2018-09-29 03:31:40.000 (JD=2458390.6469907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-29 03:31:40.000
Flux: 19.63 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-26 05:45:36
Limiting flux: 19.42 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/2018gxx