Discovery certificate for object 2018gkh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22739 [ 2018TNSTR1394....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-16 06:28:21
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 2018gkh
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abwatvb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:32:34.339 (38.1430782) DEC = +08:07:47.35 (8.1298203)
Discovery date: 2018-09-14 10:22:04.000 (JD=2458375.9319907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-14 10:22:04.000
Flux: 18.09 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-11 11:41:16
Limiting flux: 20.7 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: