Discovery certificate for object 2018fsf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22158 [ 2018TNSTR1295....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-04 03:01:53
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 2018fsf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abqlpgq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:40:24.674 (340.1028086) DEC = +16:11:26.86 (16.1907949)
Discovery date: 2018-08-25 10:06:14 (JD=2458355.9209954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-25 10:06:14
Flux: 19.78 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-25 07:37:55
Limiting flux: 19.83 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/2018fsf