Discovery certificate for object 2018ciu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19246 [ 2018TNSTR.797....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-11 04:59:38
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 2018ciu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aaqduja
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:20:42.773 (200.1782203) DEC = +60:15:25.88 (60.2571881)
Discovery date: 2018-05-20 04:20:38 (JD=2458258.6809954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-05-20 04:20:38
Flux: 19.43 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-05-19 06:51:50
Limiting flux: 20.57 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/2018ciu