Discovery certificate for object 2018fmu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21987 [ 2018TNSTR1262....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-30 09:01:02
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 2018fmu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aboqykf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:45:40.963 (296.4206793) DEC = +66:30:29.85 (66.5082907)
Discovery date: 2018-08-22 06:56:09 (JD=2458352.7889931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-22 06:56:09
Flux: 19.4 ABMag
Filter: r-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: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018fmu