Discovery certificate for object 2018lhv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27884 [ 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 2018lhv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adbifqw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:05:24.912 (196.3538001) DEC = +21:57:16.07 (21.9544627)
Discovery date: 2018-12-22 11:54:23 (JD=2458474.9960995)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-22 11:54:23
Flux: 19.79 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-19 13:06:31
Limiting flux: 20.43 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/2018lhv