Discovery certificate for object 2018khb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26809 [ 2018TNSTR1958....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-20 13:33:11
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2018khb
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acvgugm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:21:12.236 (140.3009816) DEC = +12:57:14.49 (12.9540259)
Discovery date: 2018-12-12 11:59:21.000 (JD=2458464.9995602)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-12 11:59:21.000
Flux: 20.18 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-09 12:03:35
Limiting flux: 19.99 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: