Discovery certificate for object 2018khv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26838 [ 2018TNSTR1958....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-20 20:01:35
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 2018khv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aazgemk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:22:55.436 (200.7309817) DEC = +08:09:41.44 (8.1615106)
Discovery date: 2018-12-17 13:03:31 (JD=2458470.0441204)


Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-17 13:03:31
Flux: 16.59 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-27 12:55:52
Limiting flux: 19.57 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2018khv