Discovery certificate for object 2018cig
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19219 [ 2018TNSTR.781....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-08 23:03:52
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 2018cig
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aawxgqp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:56:31.404 (164.1308501) DEC = +18:13:41.03 (18.2280649)
Discovery date: 2018-05-28 05:34:04 (JD=2458266.7319907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-05-28 05:34:04
Flux: 19.08 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-05-10 03:50:24
Limiting flux: 20.6 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/2018cig