Discovery certificate for object 2018fss
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22176 [ 2018TNSTR1295....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-04 03:14:19
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 2018fss
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abrytwr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:06:26.805 (46.611689) DEC = +41:12:49.79 (41.2138293)
Discovery date: 2018-08-30 10:40:48 (JD=2458360.945)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-30 10:40:48
Flux: 18.8 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-21 10:39:21
Limiting flux: 20.56 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2018fss