Discovery certificate for object 2018fne
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21997 [ 2018TNSTR1262....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-30 18:31:01
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 2018fne
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abpaywm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:31:33.453 (277.8893859) DEC = +49:48:57.94 (49.816094)
Discovery date: 2018-08-24 06:23:02 (JD=2458354.7659954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-24 06:23:02
Flux: 19.64 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-22 05:47:02
Limiting flux: 20.1 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/2018fne