Discovery certificate for object 2018lhb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27832 [ 2019TNSTR..19....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-03 10:13:15
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 2018lhb
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adcbymm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:53:29.000 (13.3708347) DEC = +22:53:54.45 (22.8984597)
Discovery date: 2018-12-31 02:53:43.000 (JD=2458483.6206366)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-31 02:53:43.000
Flux: 19.63 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-05 04:49:17
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: