Discovery certificate for object 2018fnf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21998 [ 2018TNSTR1262....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-30 18:43:52
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 2018fnf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abryqnn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:40:45.916 (355.1913168) DEC = +14:06:01.34 (14.1003726)
Discovery date: 2018-08-21 09:41:45 (JD=2458351.9039931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-21 09:41:45
Flux: 20.72 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: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018fnf