Discovery certificate for object 2018ctm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19645 [ 2018TNSTR.872....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-22 01:32:09
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 2018ctm
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abaxlpi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:26:14.177 (276.5590709) DEC = +45:00:36.69 (45.010192)
Discovery date: 2018-06-15 08:57:07.000 (JD=2458284.8729977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-15 08:57:07.000
Flux: 20.09 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-15 08:21:07
Limiting flux: 20.59 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: