Discovery certificate for object 2018cvu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19723 [ 2018TNSTR.895....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-27 04:50:56
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2018cvu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abcrtnq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:15:34.316 (198.8929836) DEC = +28:20:34.48 (28.3429104)
Discovery date: 2018-06-19 04:40:48 (JD=2458288.695)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-19 04:40:48
Flux: 20.23 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-13 06:12:57
Limiting flux: 20.69 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/2018cvu