Discovery certificate for object 2018cro
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19578 [ 2018TNSTR.851....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-19 04:42:47
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 2018cro
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abadjhx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:00:49.264 (315.2052681) DEC = +09:31:28.18 (9.5244932)
Discovery date: 2018-06-12 10:03:21.000 (JD=2458281.9189931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-12 10:03:21.000
Flux: 19.75 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: