Discovery certificate for object 2018leb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27635 [ 2018TNSTR2013....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-31 12:42:56
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 2018leb
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abshtou
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:37:17.538 (24.3230759) DEC = +05:52:38.44 (5.8773456)
Discovery date: 2018-12-20 04:02:54 (JD=2458472.6686921)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-20 04:02:54
Flux: 18.84 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-04 06:16:16
Limiting flux: 20.38 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/2018leb