Discovery certificate for object 2018loy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 34072 [ 2019TNSTR.698....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-03 22:02:08
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 2018loy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aahfeiy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:17:15.564 (154.3148488) DEC = +43:31:24.07 (43.5233541)
Discovery date: 2018-04-06 04:55:12.000 (JD=2458214.705)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-04-06 04:55:12.000
Flux: 18.15 ABMag
Filter: r-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: