Discovery certificate for object 2018kha
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26808 [ 2018TNSTR1958....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-20 13:33:11
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
Source Group: ZTF

J. Nordin, V. Brinnel, M. Giomi, J. van Santen (HU Berlin), A. Gal-Yam, O. Yaron, S. Schulze (Weizmann) on behalf of ZTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018kha
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acvgqtf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:36:35.325 (174.1471863) DEC = +67:12:11.17 (67.2031039)
Discovery date: 2018-12-09 11:49:56 (JD=2458461.9930208)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-09 11:49:56
Flux: 19.18 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-28 11:15:04
Limiting flux: 20.12 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/2018kha