Discovery certificate for object 2018fty
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22218 [ 2018TNSTR1305....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-05 06:18:41
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 2018fty
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abshmro
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:26:47.304 (36.6971011) DEC = -09:04:02.32 (-9.0673107)
Discovery date: 2018-09-01 10:32:09 (JD=2458362.9389931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-01 10:32:09
Flux: 18.73 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-28 10:33:36
Limiting flux: 19.48 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/2018fty