Discovery certificate for object 2018fpe
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22057 [ 2018TNSTR1270....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-31 22:12:05
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 2018fpe
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abqjvyl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:01:03.649 (225.2652035) DEC = +44:09:23.54 (44.1565388)
Discovery date: 2018-08-23 03:54:43 (JD=2458353.6629977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-23 03:54:43
Flux: 20.33 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-23 03:38:52
Limiting flux: 20.14 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/2018fpe