Discovery certificate for object 2018fjq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21879 [ 2018TNSTR1243....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-25 06:43:02
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: AT 2018fjq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abpmwfx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:03:37.607 (300.9066972) DEC = +11:52:58.93 (11.8830348)
Discovery date: 2018-08-24 06:04:19.000 (JD=2458354.7529977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-24 06:04:19.000
Flux: 17.28 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-21 06:31:40
Limiting flux: 20.32 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: