Discovery certificate for object 2018fjv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21884 [ 2018TNSTR1243....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-25 06:59:36
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: SN 2018fjv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abmxdhb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:45:29.830 (251.3742921) DEC = +65:14:20.60 (65.2390567)
Discovery date: 2018-08-16 04:14:52.000 (JD=2458346.6769907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-16 04:14:52.000
Flux: 20.47 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-16 03:41:45
Limiting flux: 20.03 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: