Discovery certificate for object 2018fqe
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22090 [ 2018TNSTR1281....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-02 04:15:04
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 2018fqe
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abpamut
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:38:03.033 (234.5126393) DEC = +51:21:37.30 (51.3603608)
Discovery date: 2018-08-29 03:18:43 (JD=2458359.6379977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-29 03:18:43
Flux: 18.94 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-23 03:44:38
Limiting flux: 20 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/2018fqe