Discovery certificate for object 2018dvd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 20571 [ 2018TNSTR.979....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-07-14 00:05:43
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2018dvd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abetejo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:54:34.552 (208.6439647) DEC = +42:46:28.73 (42.7746479)
Discovery date: 2018-07-07 05:16:48.000 (JD=2458306.72)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-07-07 05:16:48.000
Flux: 19.23 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-07 04:17:45
Limiting flux: 20.22 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: