Discovery certificate for object 2018cei
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19077 [ 2018TNSTR.759....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-05 06:18:58
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018cei
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aaxmjbd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:15:02.349 (228.7597858) DEC = +15:46:30.20 (15.7750559)
Discovery date: 2018-06-01 07:10:33 (JD=2458270.7989931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-01 07:10:33
Flux: 17.64 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-05-29 07:35:02
Limiting flux: 16.9 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/2018cei