Discovery certificate for object 2018fvt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22280 [ 2018TNSTR1321....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-07 06:06:26
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2018fvt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abtizrj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:31:41.475 (337.9228106) DEC = +36:50:53.66 (36.8482394)
Discovery date: 2018-09-06 06:56:09.000 (JD=2458367.7889931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-06 06:56:09.000
Flux: 17.97 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-03 07:27:50
Limiting flux: 20.69 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: