Discovery certificate for object 2018dvf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 20573 [ 2018TNSTR.979....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-07-14 00:11:00
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 2018dvf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abdpvnd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:14:05.429 (348.5226213) DEC = +29:38:00.03 (29.633343)
Discovery date: 2018-07-03 10:39:21 (JD=2458302.9439931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-07-03 10:39:21
Flux: 19.6 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-01 11:03:50
Limiting flux: 19.97 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/2018dvf