Discovery certificate for object 2018hvk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24002 [ 2018TNSTR1703....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-05 05:09:45
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 2018hvk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18accqdal
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:58:09.604 (344.5400179) DEC = -16:00:18.80 (-16.0052234)
Discovery date: 2018-11-04 04:59:31 (JD=2458426.7079977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-04 04:59:31
Flux: 19.24 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-01 05:08:09
Limiting flux: 19.82 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/2018hvk