Discovery certificate for object 2018cbg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 18945 [ 2018TNSTR.719....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-05-28 20:57:29
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 2018cbg
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aamxjoa
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:02:14.778 (225.5615746) DEC = +68:15:42.41 (68.2617794)
Discovery date: 2018-04-22 06:47:31 (JD=2458230.7829977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-04-22 06:47:31
Flux: 15.81 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-04-22 06:23:02
Limiting flux: 19.61 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/2018cbg