Discovery certificate for object 2018fph
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22060 [ 2018TNSTR1270....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-31 22:19:35
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 2018fph
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abqkfvr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:18:35.106 (274.6462752) DEC = +58:03:03.19 (58.050886)
Discovery date: 2018-08-28 04:45:07.000 (JD=2458358.6979977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-28 04:45:07.000
Flux: 19.4 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-28 03:23:02
Limiting flux: 18.74 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: