Discovery certificate for object 2018hfz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23456 [ 2018TNSTR1545....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-10-10 21:23:40
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: 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 2018hfz
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acasiuz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:01:39.261 (330.4135888) DEC = +45:11:24.99 (45.1902753)
Discovery date: 2018-10-09 04:35:02 (JD=2458400.6909954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-09 04:35:02
Flux: 18.84 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-29 04:36:28
Limiting flux: 20.63 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/2018hfz