Discovery certificate for object 2018ccf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 18991 [ 2018TNSTR.735....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-01 03:40:20
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: 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 2018ccf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aawlljc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:03:34.024 (300.891766) DEC = +29:34:36.69 (29.5768574)
Discovery date: 2018-05-23 11:05:16 (JD=2458261.9619907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-05-23 11:05:16
Flux: 19.15 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-05-21 10:42:14
Limiting flux: 20.2 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018ccf