Discovery certificate for object 2018fkb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21892 [ 2018TNSTR1243....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-25 07:01:56
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 2018fkb
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abosqbk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:34:21.004 (8.5875177) DEC = +09:40:22.75 (9.6729865)
Discovery date: 2018-08-22 09:59:02.000 (JD=2458352.9159954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-22 09:59:02.000
Flux: 19.4 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: