Discovery certificate for object 2018lkh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 28072 [ 2019TNSTR..31....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-05 10:43:58
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 2018lkh
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acjxufo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:38:00.553 (324.5023022) DEC = +14:33:54.18 (14.5650493)
Discovery date: 2018-12-30 02:21:21 (JD=2458482.5981597)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-30 02:21:21
Flux: 18.89 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-17 02:34:39
Limiting flux: 20.15 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2018lkh