Discovery certificate for object 2018fcf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21646 [ 2018TNSTR1174....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-14 21:49:10
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: AT 2018fcf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abmdoni
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:01:36.658 (270.4027419) DEC = +12:05:35.32 (12.0931453)
Discovery date: 2018-08-10 07:39:21.000 (JD=2458340.8189931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-10 07:39:21.000
Flux: 18.21 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: