Discovery certificate for object 2018bjn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 18308 [ 2018TNSTR.618....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-05-11 23:09:06
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: 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 2018bjn
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aahvcby
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:16:00.061 (184.0002554) DEC = +12:41:13.93 (12.6872034)
Discovery date: 2018-04-10 06:14:24 (JD=2458218.76)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-04-10 06:14:24
Flux: 18.82 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Non existent in SDSS/PS1

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018bjn