Discovery certificate for object 2018cri
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19569 [ 2018TNSTR.845....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-18 18:44:45
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 2018cri
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aazblzy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:11:21.468 (242.839452) DEC = +36:59:39.41 (36.9942818)
Discovery date: 2018-06-12 05:09:36.000 (JD=2458281.715)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-12 05:09:36.000
Flux: 19.65 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-09 08:22:33
Limiting flux: 21.02 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: