Discovery certificate for object 2018cds
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19052 [ 2018TNSTR.749....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-04 03:30:06
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 2018cds
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aaisuhc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:28:51.052 (172.2127187) DEC = +23:10:37.17 (23.1769923)
Discovery date: 2018-05-07 04:03:21 (JD=2458245.6689931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-05-07 04:03:21
Flux: 19.34 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-05-04 06:11:31
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/2018cds