Discovery certificate for object 2018cvt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19722 [ 2018TNSTR.895....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-27 04:50:40
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 2018cvt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abckujg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:51:53.635 (222.9734791) DEC = +46:38:44.70 (46.6457493)
Discovery date: 2018-06-19 05:26:52.000 (JD=2458288.7269907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-19 05:26:52.000
Flux: 20.57 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-13 07:24:57
Limiting flux: 20.52 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: