Discovery certificate for object 2018hug
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23955 [ 2018TNSTR1690....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-04 05:50:40
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 2018hug
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acbwtng
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:18:50.617 (319.7109049) DEC = +02:15:42.19 (2.2617203)
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 03:00:00 (JD=2458423.625)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 03:00:00
Flux: 17.91 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2018hug