Discovery certificate for object 2018lhc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27833 [ 2019TNSTR..19....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-03 10:13:15
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 2018lhc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adcbyna
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:12:15.815 (18.0658938) DEC = +21:52:07.47 (21.868743)
Discovery date: 2018-12-29 07:14:40 (JD=2458481.8018634)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-29 07:14:40
Flux: 19.7 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-04 05:20:06
Limiting flux: 20.1 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/2018lhc