Discovery certificate for object 2018cxm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19790 [ 2018TNSTR.908....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-30 01:52:08
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 2018cxm
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abdfaqi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:53:58.326 (223.4930254) DEC = +26:00:07.09 (26.0019701)
Discovery date: 2018-06-28 05:25:26.000 (JD=2458297.7259954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-28 05:25:26.000
Flux: 18.84 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-25 06:28:48
Limiting flux: 19.89 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: