Discovery certificate for object 2018hun
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23962 [ 2018TNSTR1690....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-04 05:54:42
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 2018hun
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abqarng
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:16:57.785 (34.2407705) DEC = -03:24:59.67 (-3.4165756)
Discovery date: 2018-10-06 09:00:00 (JD=2458397.875)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-06 09:00:00
Flux: 18.43 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/2018hun