Discovery certificate for object 2018hsd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23874

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-02 00:32:44
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 2018hsd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF17aabcpcp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:32:51.998 (98.2166588) DEC = +47:31:32.76 (47.5257658)
Discovery date: 2018-10-06 12:07:12 (JD=2458398.005)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-06 12:07:12
Flux: 18.12 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-10-06 11:51:21
Limiting flux: 20.91 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: