Discovery certificate for object 2018lhq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27878 [ 2019TNSTR..19....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-03 14:11:02
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 2018lhq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adaliyg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:02:52.466 (180.7186104) DEC = +21:09:26.66 (21.1574044)
Discovery date: 2018-12-24 13:09:46 (JD=2458477.0484606)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-24 13:09:46
Flux: 19.73 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-19 13:03:21
Limiting flux: 20.33 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: