Discovery certificate for object 2018fmr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21984 [ 2018TNSTR1262....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-30 09:00:17
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 2018fmr
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abnygkb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:54:00.008 (328.5000352) DEC = +08:06:52.87 (8.1146856)
Discovery date: 2018-08-19 08:38:24.000 (JD=2458349.86)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-19 08:38:24.000
Flux: 20.36 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-19 07:33:36
Limiting flux: 20.51 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: