Discovery certificate for object 2018fev
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21722 [ 2018TNSTR1206....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-18 08:52:20
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: SN 2018fev
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18ablqhqx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:46:54.596 (206.7274822) DEC = +32:26:34.30 (32.4428611)
Discovery date: 2018-08-06 04:46:33.000 (JD=2458336.6989931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-06 04:46:33.000
Flux: 20.08 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-06 04:26:24
Limiting flux: 20.45 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: