Discovery certificate for object 2018fih
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21837 [ 2018TNSTR1231....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-22 20:25:11
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 2018fih
Discoverer internal name: ZTF17aaawgkc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:01:18.493 (300.3270528) DEC = +48:22:21.41 (48.3726141)
Discovery date: 2018-08-18 08:16:47 (JD=2458348.8449884)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-18 08:16:47
Flux: 17.04 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: