Discovery certificate for object 2018icp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24409 [ 2018TNSTR1735....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-08 04:34:28
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 2018icp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acbxsgy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:36:23.755 (9.0989779) DEC = -09:20:30.01 (-9.3416688)
Discovery date: 2018-11-03 04:37:55 (JD=2458425.6929977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-03 04:37:55
Flux: 18.75 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Non existent in SDSS/PS1

Details of the new object can be viewed here: