Discovery certificate for object 2018fst
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22177 [ 2018TNSTR1295....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-04 03:14:35
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 2018fst
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aboebsg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:19:32.288 (19.8845324) DEC = -18:10:24.46 (-18.1734598)
Discovery date: 2018-08-21 10:14:52.000 (JD=2458351.9269907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-21 10:14:52.000
Flux: 19.85 ABMag
Filter: g-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: