Discovery certificate for object 2018bjf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 18300 [ 2018TNSTR.618....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-05-11 20:21:46
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech), K. Taggart (LJMU) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018bjf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aaocrmb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:58:06.007 (179.5250295) DEC = +58:59:09.76 (58.9860454)
Discovery date: 2018-04-23 06:24:28 (JD=2458231.7669907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-04-23 06:24:28
Flux: 19.95 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-04-23 04:23:31
Limiting flux: 20.29 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2018bjf