Discovery certificate for object 2018hty
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23939 [ 2018TNSTR1690....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-04 05:21:39
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 2018hty
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aabicqe
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:38:03.706 (99.5154436) DEC = +37:14:43.20 (37.2453345)
Discovery date: 2018-10-31 08:35:31 (JD=2458422.8579977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-31 08:35:31
Flux: 18.64 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-10-06 12:05:45
Limiting flux: 20.37 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/2018hty