Discovery certificate for object 2018fsv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22179 [ 2018TNSTR1295....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-04 03:15:04
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 2018fsv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aakehpc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:45:20.994 (206.3374766) DEC = +53:33:40.47 (53.561241)
Discovery date: 2018-08-18 03:50:24 (JD=2458348.66)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-18 03:50:24
Flux: 18.96 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-15 04:20:38
Limiting flux: 20.19 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/2018fsv