Discovery certificate for object 2018ctp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19648 [ 2018TNSTR.872....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-22 01:32:54
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 2018ctp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aawrmhl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:45:27.721 (296.3655057) DEC = +44:29:56.23 (44.4989517)
Discovery date: 2018-06-21 09:20:09 (JD=2458290.8889931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-21 09:20:09
Flux: 18.78 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-18 10:55:12
Limiting flux: 20.74 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/2018ctp