Discovery certificate for object 2018htv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23935 [ 2018TNSTR1690....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-04 05:18:59
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2018htv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abkwfxq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:49:41.996 (297.4249854) DEC = +03:18:13.68 (3.3037998)
Discovery date: 2018-10-08 02:32:38.000 (JD=2458399.6059954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-08 02:32:38.000
Flux: 18.26 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: