Discovery certificate for object 2018fpj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22062 [ 2018TNSTR1270....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-31 22:20:11
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: AT 2018fpj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abqdtes
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:54:33.974 (328.6415579) DEC = +23:54:00.08 (23.900022)
Discovery date: 2018-08-27 05:26:52 (JD=2458357.7269907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-27 05:26:52
Flux: 19.52 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-24 09:25:55
Limiting flux: 19.98 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/2018fpj