Discovery certificate for object 2018chc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19181 [ 2018TNSTR.781....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-08 04:24:25
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 2018chc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aabylvn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:17:59.558 (214.4981589) DEC = +25:08:12.63 (25.1368423)
Discovery date: 2018-04-14 07:20:38.000 (JD=2458222.8059954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-04-14 07:20:38.000
Flux: 16.89 ABMag
Filter: r-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: