Discovery certificate for object 2018huw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23971 [ 2018TNSTR1703....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-05 04:26:53
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 2018huw
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acbxsge
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:39:12.216 (9.8009005) DEC = -05:12:02.50 (-5.2006935)
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 05:51:21 (JD=2458423.7439931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 05:51:21
Flux: 19.68 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-10-06 08:09:36
Limiting flux: 20.67 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/2018huw