Discovery certificate for object 2018cbi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 18948 [ 2018TNSTR.719....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-05-28 20:58:17
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 2018cbi
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aalpdyt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:36:06.409 (159.0267045) DEC = +29:52:11.15 (29.8697632)
Discovery date: 2018-04-19 05:55:40 (JD=2458227.7469907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-04-19 05:55:40
Flux: 20.26 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-04-16 04:36:28
Limiting flux: 19.86 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/2018cbi