Discovery certificate for object 2018crl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19573 [ 2018TNSTR.851....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-19 04:41:11
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 2018crl
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aaykjei
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:19:38.977 (244.9124051) DEC = +49:11:06.70 (49.1851947)
Discovery date: 2018-06-09 06:47:31 (JD=2458278.7829977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-09 06:47:31
Flux: 19.77 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-06 08:21:07
Limiting flux: 20.55 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/2018crl