Discovery certificate for object 2018fij
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21839 [ 2018TNSTR1231....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-22 20:25:49
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 2018fij
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abolqrn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:38:17.098 (9.5712421) DEC = -01:35:49.20 (-1.5969995)
Discovery date: 2018-08-21 09:27:21.000 (JD=2458351.8939931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-21 09:27:21.000
Flux: 17.34 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Non existent in SDSS/PS1

Details of the new object can be viewed here: