Discovery certificate for object 2018fzx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22407

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-09 13:10:39
Sender: ATLAS (ATLAS_Bot1)
Source Group: ATLAS

J. Tonry, B. Stalder, L. Denneau, A. Heinze, H. Weiland (IfA, University of Hawaii), A. Rest (STScI), K. W. Smith, S. J. Smartt, D. R. Young, M. Fulton, O. McBrien, D. O'Neill, P. Clark (Queen's University Belfast) report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018fzx
Discoverer internal name: ATLAS18uvl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:13:11.507 (228.297946) DEC = +04:17:01.54 (4.28376)
Discovery date: 2018-09-09 06:30:14 (JD=2458370.7709954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-09 06:30:14
Flux: 18.629 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-03 06:38:52
Limiting flux: 18.91 ABMag
Filter: orange-ATLAS
Instrument: ACAM1
Telescope: ATLAS Haleakala


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018fzx