Discovery certificate for object 2018dve
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 20572 [ 2018TNSTR.979....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-07-14 00:10:41
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: AT 2018dve
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aarkcxh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:24:38.246 (291.1593597) DEC = +59:41:46.30 (59.6961932)
Discovery date: 2018-05-23 10:56:38 (JD=2458261.9559954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-05-23 10:56:38
Flux: 17.25 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-05-23 08:13:55
Limiting flux: 20.08 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: