Discovery certificate for object 2018lhj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27850 [ 2019TNSTR..19....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-03 12:05:39
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: AT 2018lhj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adcagrn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:06:42.428 (151.6767845) DEC = +09:17:03.58 (9.2843264)
Discovery date: 2018-12-30 12:12:15.000 (JD=2458483.0085069)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-30 12:12:15.000
Flux: 19.87 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-16 11:55:14
Limiting flux: 20.44 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: