Discovery certificate for object 2018cvd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19700 [ 2018TNSTR.883....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-25 23:08:32
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 2018cvd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aayidfz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:14:40.260 (198.667748) DEC = +24:00:20.68 (24.0057458)
Discovery date: 2018-06-10 05:12:28 (JD=2458279.7169907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-10 05:12:28
Flux: 19.33 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-07 05:06:43
Limiting flux: 20.92 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2018cvd