Discovery certificate for object 2018fpi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22061 [ 2018TNSTR1270....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-31 22:19:48
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: SN 2018fpi
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abomklq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:44:27.433 (356.1143058) DEC = +05:39:49.33 (5.6637039)
Discovery date: 2018-08-22 09:02:52.000 (JD=2458352.8769907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-22 09:02:52.000
Flux: 18.23 ABMag
Filter: g-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: