Discovery certificate for object 2018htu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23929 [ 2018TNSTR1690....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-04 04:56:18
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 2018htu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acbwarv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:47:35.242 (161.8968422) DEC = +41:42:53.63 (41.7148976)
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 11:06:43 (JD=2458423.9629977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 11:06:43
Flux: 18.01 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Non existent in SDSS/PS1

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