Discovery certificate for object 2018cdo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19044 [ 2018TNSTR.744....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-03 05:29:28
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 2018cdo
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aauuqrh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:25:26.249 (186.3593721) DEC = +11:46:00.45 (11.7667915)
Discovery date: 2018-05-17 05:36:57 (JD=2458255.7339931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-05-17 05:36:57
Flux: 19.41 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-05-10 05:35:31
Limiting flux: 20.46 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/2018cdo