Discovery certificate for object 2018cvq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19718 [ 2018TNSTR.895....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-27 04:49:13
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 2018cvq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abbpeqo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:52:54.434 (238.2268102) DEC = +50:37:10.10 (50.6194718)
Discovery date: 2018-06-18 06:15:50 (JD=2458287.7609954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-18 06:15:50
Flux: 19.8 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-15 06:51:50
Limiting flux: 20.56 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/2018cvq