Discovery certificate for object 2018inf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25026 [ 2018TNSTR1777....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-16 01:19:03
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 2018inf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acnbgrb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:31:56.098 (202.9837413) DEC = +44:08:21.69 (44.1393597)
Discovery date: 2018-11-15 12:24:28 (JD=2458438.0169907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-15 12:24:28
Flux: 17.69 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Non existent in SDSS/PS1

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018inf