Discovery certificate for object 2018cdv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19055 [ 2018TNSTR.749....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-04 03:30:57
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 2018cdv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aaxkfos
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:41:21.116 (160.3379823) DEC = +45:40:13.40 (45.6703896)
Discovery date: 2018-05-31 05:41:16.000 (JD=2458269.7369907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-05-31 05:41:16.000
Flux: 18.79 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-05-28 05:44:09
Limiting flux: 19.71 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: