Discovery certificate for object 2018ddt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 20010 [ 2018TNSTR.943....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-07-07 08:28:46
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 2018ddt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aamgcbt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:11:05.917 (212.7746532) DEC = +41:09:20.83 (41.1557854)
Discovery date: 2018-07-01 05:24:00.000 (JD=2458300.725)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-07-01 05:24:00.000
Flux: 19.46 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-01 04:20:38
Limiting flux: 20.55 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: