Discovery certificate for object 2018coc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19439 [ 2018TNSTR.832....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-16 04:04:16
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 2018coc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aaylbjm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:38:31.997 (249.6333198) DEC = +05:07:35.30 (5.1264735)
Discovery date: 2018-06-07 07:01:55 (JD=2458276.7929977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-07 07:01:55
Flux: 19.63 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-04 08:31:12
Limiting flux: 20.41 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/2018coc