Discovery certificate for object 2018fhk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21805 [ 2018TNSTR1227....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-08-21 13:27:34
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: AT 2018fhk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abobvym
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:11:21.374 (302.8390581) DEC = +15:19:43.88 (15.3288566)
Discovery date: 2018-08-20 08:06:43.000 (JD=2458350.8379977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-20 08:06:43.000
Flux: 17.94 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-17 09:59:02
Limiting flux: 20.29 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: