Discovery certificate for object 2018fpc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22054 [ 2018TNSTR1270....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-31 22:11:25
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 2018fpc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abnyzcb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:57:29.885 (359.3745205) DEC = +33:03:39.72 (33.0610323)
Discovery date: 2018-08-19 09:24:28.000 (JD=2458349.8919907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-19 09:24:28.000
Flux: 19.72 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-19 08:19:40
Limiting flux: 20.81 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: