Discovery certificate for object 2018fce
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21644 [ 2018TNSTR1174....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-14 21:48:44
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 2018fce
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18ablrlbm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:52:51.429 (253.2142869) DEC = +17:26:50.99 (17.4474975)
Discovery date: 2018-08-06 05:54:14 (JD=2458336.7459954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-06 05:54:14
Flux: 18.26 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: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018fce