Discovery certificate for object 2018cbj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 18954 [ 2018TNSTR.719....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-05-28 21:01:01
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 2018cbj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aabcvnq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:28:12.792 (172.0532992) DEC = +25:39:34.79 (25.6596627)
Discovery date: 2018-04-25 04:13:26 (JD=2458233.6759954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-04-25 04:13:26
Flux: 19.22 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-04-22 05:28:19
Limiting flux: 18.2 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/2018cbj