Discovery certificate for object 2018fpk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22063 [ 2018TNSTR1270....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-31 22:20:24
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 2018fpk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abqcsdq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:21:41.092 (290.4212159) DEC = -10:21:48.38 (-10.3634381)
Discovery date: 2018-08-27 05:00:57 (JD=2458357.7089931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-27 05:00:57
Flux: 18.92 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-24 06:01:26
Limiting flux: 19.63 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/2018fpk