Discovery certificate for object 2018dyc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 20665 [ 2018TNSTR.987....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-07-15 20:14:08
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 2018dyc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abcyilc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:16:11.626 (184.0484398) DEC = +68:33:30.28 (68.5584103)
Discovery date: 2018-06-22 05:57:07 (JD=2458291.7479977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-22 05:57:07
Flux: 20.16 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: 20.37 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/2018dyc