Discovery certificate for object 2018fus
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22242 [ 2018TNSTR1314....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-06 00:54:17
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 2018fus
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abskoyh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:02:31.287 (315.6303623) DEC = -05:37:30.07 (-5.6250196)
Discovery date: 2018-09-02 06:54:43.000 (JD=2458363.7879977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-02 06:54:43.000
Flux: 17.36 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: