Discovery certificate for object 2018lho
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27874 [ 2019TNSTR..19....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-03 14:11:02
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 2018lho
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aahqrur
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:47:33.248 (146.8885353) DEC = +10:05:08.47 (10.0856855)
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 10:52:53 (JD=2458480.9534028)


Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 10:52:53
Flux: 19.54 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-04-09 04:48:08
Limiting flux: 20.07 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/2018lho