Discovery certificate for object 2018fig
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21836 [ 2018TNSTR1231....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-22 20:24:46
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 2018fig
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abnuark
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:20:54.471 (320.2269624) DEC = +38:57:38.68 (38.9607458)
Discovery date: 2018-08-18 08:19:40.000 (JD=2458348.8469907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-18 08:19:40.000
Flux: 16.3 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: