Discovery certificate for object 2018khg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26817 [ 2018TNSTR1958....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-20 13:33:11
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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: SN 2018khg
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aczdetm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:56:46.960 (194.1956661) DEC = +79:55:33.11 (79.9258644)
Discovery date: 2018-12-17 12:12:08 (JD=2458470.0084259)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-17 12:12:08
Flux: 20.25 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-16 12:51:15
Limiting flux: 20.32 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: