Discovery certificate for object 2018bji
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 18303 [ 2018TNSTR.618....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-05-11 20:30:02
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 2018bji
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aaqlgzh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:41:00.202 (190.2508419) DEC = +47:21:38.72 (47.3607552)
Discovery date: 2018-05-05 05:16:48.000 (JD=2458243.72)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-05-05 05:16:48.000
Flux: 20.55 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-05-05 04:14:52
Limiting flux: 20.33 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/2018bji