Discovery certificate for object 2018ffh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21739 [ 2018TNSTR1211....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-19 06:51:10
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 2018ffh
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aamxzjx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:19:21.743 (229.8405974) DEC = +59:08:23.36 (59.1398214)
Discovery date: 2018-08-06 05:44:09.000 (JD=2458336.7389931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-06 05:44:09.000
Flux: 18.89 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-06 04:53:45
Limiting flux: 20.67 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: