Discovery certificate for object 2018cxl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19789 [ 2018TNSTR.908....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-30 01:51:54
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 2018cxl
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abcsgvj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:44:24.626 (266.1026074) DEC = +55:10:31.56 (55.1754328)
Discovery date: 2018-06-21 09:51:50.000 (JD=2458290.9109954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-21 09:51:50.000
Flux: 20.82 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-21 08:41:16
Limiting flux: 20.85 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: