Discovery certificate for object 2018ccj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19001 [ 2018TNSTR.735....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-01 03:55:41
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 2018ccj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aawjywv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:55:00.049 (268.750206) DEC = +42:53:54.02 (42.8983397)
Discovery date: 2018-05-23 10:19:12.000 (JD=2458261.93)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-05-23 10:19:12.000
Flux: 18.89 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-05-20 09:37:26
Limiting flux: 20.41 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: