Discovery certificate for object 2018eng
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21163 [ 2018TNSTR1079....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-02 21:34:02
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 2018eng
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abjsybd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:59:14.221 (299.8092545) DEC = +51:01:11.90 (51.0199727)
Discovery date: 2018-07-27 08:38:24 (JD=2458326.86)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-07-27 08:38:24
Flux: 17.53 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-24 11:18:14
Limiting flux: 20.56 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/2018eng