Discovery certificate for object 2018cvw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19726 [ 2018TNSTR.895....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-27 04:52:17
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 2018cvw
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abcrxoj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:57:02.313 (239.2596393) DEC = +37:25:01.84 (37.4171785)
Discovery date: 2018-06-24 05:12:28.000 (JD=2458293.7169907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-24 05:12:28.000
Flux: 19.08 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-21 06:11:31
Limiting flux: 20.1 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: