Discovery certificate for object 2018dbi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19922 [ 2018TNSTR.915....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-07-02 21:15:42
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 2018dbi
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abdhozj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:32:11.380 (278.0474164) DEC = +61:55:05.97 (61.9183256)
Discovery date: 2018-07-01 08:09:36.000 (JD=2458300.84)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-07-01 08:09:36.000
Flux: 15.96 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-28 10:50:52
Limiting flux: 19.36 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: