Discovery certificate for object 2018fsd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22156 [ 2018TNSTR1295....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-04 03:01:21
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 2018fsd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abnnnzk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:59:11.807 (359.7991963) DEC = +02:06:49.98 (2.1138822)
Discovery date: 2018-08-19 08:25:26.000 (JD=2458349.8509954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-19 08:25:26.000
Flux: 19.46 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: