Discovery certificate for object 2018cxn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 19793 [ 2018TNSTR.908....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-06-30 01:56:37
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 2018cxn
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abckutn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:48:06.458 (237.0269066) DEC = +55:42:53.31 (55.7148077)
Discovery date: 2018-06-21 04:49:26.000 (JD=2458290.7009954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-21 04:49:26.000
Flux: 19.86 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-18 06:17:16
Limiting flux: 20.71 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: