Discovery certificate for object 2018fli
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21938 [ 2018TNSTR1252....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-28 15:37:00
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: 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 2018fli
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abmjvpb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:58:11.683 (239.5486778) DEC = +19:45:54.75 (19.7652094)
Discovery date: 2018-08-13 03:38:52 (JD=2458343.6519907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-13 03:38:52
Flux: 19.97 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-09 03:41:45
Limiting flux: 20.02 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018fli