Discovery certificate for object 2018fvw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22283 [ 2018TNSTR1321....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-07 06:07:12
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 2018fvw
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18absnqyo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:02:20.233 (315.5843046) DEC = +19:57:46.25 (19.9628486)
Discovery date: 2018-09-03 06:02:52.000 (JD=2458364.7519907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-03 06:02:52.000
Flux: 19.94 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-31 06:33:07
Limiting flux: 20.58 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: