Discovery certificate for object 2018fzs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22402 [ 2018TNSTR1338....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-09 06:22:41
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: AT 2018fzs
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18absumwc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:17:58.316 (304.492982) DEC = +08:47:08.59 (8.7857198)
Discovery date: 2018-09-04 06:28:48 (JD=2458365.77)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-04 06:28:48
Flux: 19.33 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-20 08:06:43
Limiting flux: 20.65 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/2018fzs