Discovery certificate for object 2018fae
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21582 [ 2018TNSTR1167....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-13 06:58:05
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 2018fae
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18ablongw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:30:42.755 (262.6781438) DEC = +62:49:52.07 (62.8311295)
Discovery date: 2018-08-04 07:20:38 (JD=2458334.8059954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-04 07:20:38
Flux: 19.96 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-01 06:41:45
Limiting flux: 19.94 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/2018fae