Discovery certificate for object 2018fxk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22333 [ 2018TNSTR1331....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-08 05:13:00
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 2018fxk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abmwszl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:17:45.643 (19.4401781) DEC = +36:37:14.49 (36.6206929)
Discovery date: 2018-08-22 10:12:00 (JD=2458352.925)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-22 10:12:00
Flux: 19.23 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-19 10:24:57
Limiting flux: 21.01 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/2018fxk