Discovery certificate for object 2018fga
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21763 [ 2018TNSTR1217....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-20 06:42:51
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 2018fga
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abjdnoh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:53:03.867 (283.2661119) DEC = +27:50:28.33 (27.841204)
Discovery date: 2018-07-23 05:08:09 (JD=2458322.7139931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-07-23 05:08:09
Flux: 18.87 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-20 08:57:07
Limiting flux: 20.59 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/2018fga