Discovery certificate for object 2018hvc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23987 [ 2018TNSTR1703....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-05 04:59:08
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 2018hvc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18accbuhi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:36:15.241 (9.0635028) DEC = +38:51:31.80 (38.8588341)
Discovery date: 2018-11-04 06:12:57 (JD=2458426.7589931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-04 06:12:57
Flux: 18.91 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-01 07:17:45
Limiting flux: 20.33 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/2018hvc