Discovery certificate for object 2018fii
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21838 [ 2018TNSTR1231....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-22 20:25:33
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 2018fii
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abmqrwk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:00:02.482 (300.0103399) DEC = +14:56:32.73 (14.9424246)
Discovery date: 2018-08-14 07:29:16 (JD=2458344.8119907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-14 07:29:16
Flux: 16.27 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-11 07:49:26
Limiting flux: 20.3 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2018fii