Discovery certificate for object 2018deq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 20043 [ 2018TNSTR.951....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-07-09 06:11:24
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 2018deq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abcysdx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:11:57.330 (272.9888758) DEC = +30:02:43.50 (30.0454162)
Discovery date: 2018-06-30 05:09:36 (JD=2458299.715)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-30 05:09:36
Flux: 19.36 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-24 09:59:02
Limiting flux: 20.19 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/2018deq