Discovery certificate for object 2018fsm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22167 [ 2018TNSTR1295....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-04 03:04:11
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 2018fsm
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18absldfl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:14:23.940 (33.5997507) DEC = +30:48:42.94 (30.811929)
Discovery date: 2018-09-03 09:08:38.000 (JD=2458364.8809954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-03 09:08:38.000
Flux: 18.99 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-31 10:49:26
Limiting flux: 19.86 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: