Discovery certificate for object 2018fsu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22178 [ 2018TNSTR1295....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-04 03:14:49
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: AT 2018fsu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abrxqag
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:45:05.811 (296.274212) DEC = -13:29:31.31 (-13.4920296)
Discovery date: 2018-08-30 06:30:14 (JD=2458360.7709954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-30 06:30:14
Flux: 17.9 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-20 07:01:55
Limiting flux: 19.87 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/2018fsu