Discovery certificate for object 2018lhz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27889 [ 2019TNSTR..19....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-03 14:17:02
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 2018lhz
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aamtvly
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:55:42.810 (208.9283767) DEC = +64:40:44.78 (64.679105)
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 12:53:28 (JD=2458481.0371412)


Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 12:53:28
Flux: 18.83 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-24 12:40:01
Limiting flux: 20.02 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/2018lhz