Discovery certificate for object 2018hga
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 23457 [ 2018TNSTR1545....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-10-10 21:24:13
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 2018hga
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abtmhfz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:37:12.823 (339.3034308) DEC = +70:51:54.26 (70.8650712)
Discovery date: 2018-10-09 05:05:16.000 (JD=2458400.7119907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-09 05:05:16.000
Flux: 18.4 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-27 07:16:19
Limiting flux: 19.72 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: