Discovery certificate for object 2018huk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23959 [ 2018TNSTR1690....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-04 05:52:56
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 2018huk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abtmeds
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:36:09.496 (9.0395684) DEC = +07:38:25.59 (7.6404421)
Discovery date: 2018-11-03 04:39:21 (JD=2458425.6939931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-03 04:39:21
Flux: 18.27 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-10-06 08:08:09
Limiting flux: 20.71 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2018huk