Discovery certificate for object 2018hqd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23802 [ 2018TNSTR2021....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-10-29 23:59:49
Sender: Kishalay De
Source Group: ZTF

K. De on behalf of ZTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2018hqd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aawnbgg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:40:54.052 (160.225218) DEC = +23:44:43.30 (23.74536)
Discovery date: 2018-05-24 04:32:09 (JD=2458262.689)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-05-24 04:32:09
Flux: 19.88 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-05-19 05:27:44
Limiting flux: 20.34 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/2018hqd