Discovery certificate for object 2018ddh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19993 [ 2018TNSTR.938....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-07-06 00:09:51
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 2018ddh
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abdiqdh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:18:44.042 (184.6835091) DEC = +44:46:55.11 (44.7819744)
Discovery date: 2018-07-01 04:43:40.000 (JD=2458300.6969907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-07-01 04:43:40.000
Flux: 19.1 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-01 04:23:31
Limiting flux: 20.36 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: