Discovery certificate for object 2018cvy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19728 [ 2018TNSTR.895....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-27 04:53:09
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: AT 2018cvy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abcvtgy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:51:27.980 (282.8665846) DEC = +34:35:29.38 (34.5914957)
Discovery date: 2018-06-24 07:39:21.000 (JD=2458293.8189931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-24 07:39:21.000
Flux: 18.22 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-21 09:43:12
Limiting flux: 20.76 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: