Discovery certificate for object 2018lhx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27887

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 2018lhx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aaacubf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:47:52.485 (131.9686882) DEC = +29:59:57.56 (29.9993228)
Discovery date: 2018-12-30 11:44:45 (JD=2458482.9894097)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-30 11:44:45
Flux: 20.15 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-29 10:48:25
Limiting flux: 20.15 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/2018lhx