Discovery certificate for object 2018fmq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21981 [ 2018TNSTR1262....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-30 08:51:58
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 2018fmq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abrqfjs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:47:42.616 (116.9275665) DEC = +41:19:01.16 (41.3169886)
Discovery date: 2018-08-29 11:18:14.000 (JD=2458359.9709954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-29 11:18:14.000
Flux: 16.46 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Non existent in SDSS/PS1

Details of the new object can be viewed here: