Discovery certificate for object 2018cvf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19704 [ 2018TNSTR.890....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-26 06:52:01
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 2018cvf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abckujq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:06:40.617 (181.6692369) DEC = +59:30:48.11 (59.5133643)
Discovery date: 2018-06-22 05:58:33 (JD=2458291.7489931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-22 05:58:33
Flux: 19.51 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-19 05:51:21
Limiting flux: 20.2 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/2018cvf