Discovery certificate for object 2018fvu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22281 [ 2018TNSTR1321....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-07 06:06:41
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 2018fvu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18absbgqd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:03:35.792 (300.8991332) DEC = +66:13:46.48 (66.2295765)
Discovery date: 2018-08-31 06:28:48.000 (JD=2458361.77)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-31 06:28:48.000
Flux: 17.96 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: