Discovery certificate for object 2018bjo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 18310 [ 2018TNSTR.618....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-05-11 23:09:26
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: SN 2018bjo
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aakctzv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:51:19.853 (192.83272) DEC = +21:13:48.54 (21.230151)
Discovery date: 2018-04-16 05:38:24 (JD=2458224.735)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-04-16 05:38:24
Flux: 19.66 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/2018bjo