Discovery certificate for object 2018fhd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21797 [ 2018TNSTR1227....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-21 13:20:44
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 2018fhd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aaqkdwf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:17:26.427 (199.3601119) DEC = +44:56:50.52 (44.9473672)
Discovery date: 2018-07-01 04:45:07.000 (JD=2458300.6979977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-07-01 04:45:07.000
Flux: 20.3 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-01 04:22:04
Limiting flux: 20.52 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: