Discovery certificate for object 2018fse
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22157 [ 2018TNSTR1295....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-04 03:01:37
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 2018fse
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abpttky
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:14:14.505 (258.5604394) DEC = +36:27:32.30 (36.4589732)
Discovery date: 2018-08-25 06:00:00 (JD=2458355.75)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-25 06:00:00
Flux: 19.9 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-22 05:55:40
Limiting flux: 19.98 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/2018fse