Discovery certificate for object 2018fag
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21585 [ 2018TNSTR1167....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-13 06:59:08
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: AT 2018fag
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18ablwhde
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:05:21.809 (331.3408695) DEC = +16:43:17.40 (16.7214997)
Discovery date: 2018-08-07 09:28:48 (JD=2458337.895)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-07 09:28:48
Flux: 18.27 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-04 07:53:45
Limiting flux: 20.55 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/2018fag