Discovery certificate for object 2018dym
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 20679 [ 2018TNSTR.987....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-07-15 20:47:28
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 2018dym
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abddrhd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:05:04.157 (241.2673199) DEC = +36:05:38.71 (36.0940856)
Discovery date: 2018-06-27 06:25:55.000 (JD=2458296.7679977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-06-27 06:25:55.000
Flux: 19.84 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-06-24 04:58:04
Limiting flux: 19.89 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: