Discovery certificate for object 2018dvb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 20567 [ 2018TNSTR.979....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-07-14 00:04:33
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: SN 2018dvb
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abetehf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:33:56.916 (233.4871508) DEC = +31:10:11.42 (31.1698381)
Discovery date: 2018-07-07 05:13:55 (JD=2458306.7179977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-07-07 05:13:55
Flux: 19.88 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-04 05:11:02
Limiting flux: 21 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2018dvb