Discovery certificate for object 2018fms
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21985 [ 2018TNSTR1262....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-30 09:00:32
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 2018fms
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abqqegi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:12:32.219 (18.1342439) DEC = +10:05:39.80 (10.0943894)
Discovery date: 2018-08-28 09:21:36 (JD=2458358.89)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-28 09:21:36
Flux: 17.52 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-25 11:51:21
Limiting flux: 20.08 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/2018fms