Discovery certificate for object 2018fzp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22398 [ 2018TNSTR1338....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-09-09 06:21:33
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2018fzp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abthaii
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:43:44.214 (40.9342235) DEC = -12:35:04.50 (-12.5845825)
Discovery date: 2018-09-04 11:55:40.000 (JD=2458365.9969907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-04 11:55:40.000
Flux: 19.55 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-01 10:09:07
Limiting flux: 19.88 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/2018fzp