Discovery certificate for object 2018hrt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23858 [ 2018TNSTR1663....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-01 19:09:12
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: SN 2018hrt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acbujhw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:38:27.851 (39.6160452) DEC = +29:45:32.44 (29.7590118)
Discovery date: 2018-10-31 06:28:48 (JD=2458422.77)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-31 06:28:48
Flux: 18.5 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-10-06 10:20:38
Limiting flux: 20.85 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: