Discovery certificate for object 2018bha
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 18225 [ 2018TNSTR.602....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-05-08 21:06:34
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech), K. Taggart (LJMU) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018bha
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aapimzp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:23:58.824 (185.9951002) DEC = +15:37:46.00 (15.6294438)
Discovery date: 2018-04-25 04:36:28 (JD=2458233.6919907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-04-25 04:36:28
Flux: 19.25 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-04-22 05:34:04
Limiting flux: 19.08 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018bha