Discovery certificate for object 2018cny
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19435 [ 2018TNSTR.832....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-16 04:03:16
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: SN 2018cny
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aayjvve
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:04:16.615 (226.0692292) DEC = +35:48:54.11 (35.8150319)
Discovery date: 2018-06-07 06:12:57.000 (JD=2458276.7589931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-07 06:12:57.000
Flux: 20.36 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-04 07:39:21
Limiting flux: 20.43 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: