Discovery certificate for object 2018cir
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19243 [ 2018TNSTR.797....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-11 04:58:51
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: SN 2018cir
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aawpcel
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:01:17.039 (195.3209973) DEC = +59:48:36.11 (59.8100302)
Discovery date: 2018-05-31 04:43:40 (JD=2458269.6969907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-05-31 04:43:40
Flux: 19.78 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-05-28 06:43:12
Limiting flux: 19.62 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/2018cir