Discovery certificate for object 2018fpl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 22064 [ 2018TNSTR1270....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-31 22:20:38
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 2018fpl
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abrnttt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:10:29.257 (302.621904) DEC = -14:44:36.39 (-14.7434403)
Discovery date: 2018-08-29 06:31:40.000 (JD=2458359.7719907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-29 06:31:40.000
Flux: 19.08 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: