Discovery certificate for object 2018ccm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19005 [ 2018TNSTR.735....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-01 03:56:34
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 2018ccm
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aakgzot
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:30:39.300 (247.663752) DEC = +53:29:20.73 (53.4890907)
Discovery date: 2018-05-14 09:20:09.000 (JD=2458252.8889931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-05-14 09:20:09.000
Flux: 18.14 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-05-07 07:48:00
Limiting flux: 19.05 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: