Discovery certificate for object 2018hvl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24004 [ 2018TNSTR1703....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-05 05:11:02
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2018hvl
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acbxrrx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:38:22.373 (9.5932214) DEC = -18:42:47.15 (-18.7130972)
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 05:47:02.000 (JD=2458423.7409954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 05:47:02.000
Flux: 18.25 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: