Discovery certificate for object 2018cix
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19250 [ 2018TNSTR.797....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-11 05:00:42
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: AT 2018cix
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aaylcgr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:58:18.764 (239.5781834) DEC = +25:51:24.60 (25.8568336)
Discovery date: 2018-06-07 07:06:14.000 (JD=2458276.7959954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-07 07:06:14.000
Flux: 18.43 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-01 08:08:09
Limiting flux: 20 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/2018cix