Discovery certificate for object 2018ftt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22211 [ 2018TNSTR1305....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-05 06:16:38
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 2018ftt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abrzeym
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:36:27.050 (264.1127098) DEC = +22:29:25.96 (22.4905436)
Discovery date: 2018-08-31 03:36:00.000 (JD=2458361.65)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-31 03:36:00.000
Flux: 20.07 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-31 03:18:43
Limiting flux: 20.33 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: