Discovery certificate for object 2018ceg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19075 [ 2018TNSTR.759....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-05 06:18:27
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 2018ceg
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aavskyg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:33:14.295 (233.3095613) DEC = +15:01:03.09 (15.0175245)
Discovery date: 2018-05-20 06:04:19 (JD=2458258.7529977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-05-20 06:04:19
Flux: 19.07 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-05-17 07:04:48
Limiting flux: 20.5 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/2018ceg