Discovery certificate for object 2018fmt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21986 [ 2018TNSTR1262....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-30 09:00:48
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: SN 2018fmt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abqbuaj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:21:00.873 (20.2536355) DEC = -13:51:46.65 (-13.8629585)
Discovery date: 2018-08-27 09:31:40 (JD=2458357.8969907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-27 09:31:40
Flux: 18.8 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-24 09:44:38
Limiting flux: 19.74 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/2018fmt