Discovery certificate for object 2018ldl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27615 [ 2018TNSTR2013....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-31 12:29:17
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 2018ldl
Discoverer internal name: ZTF17aadijwd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:30:52.134 (52.7172247) DEC = +05:38:25.31 (5.6403629)
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 06:21:56.000 (JD=2458480.7652431)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 06:21:56.000
Flux: 19.3 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-12 06:34:24
Limiting flux: 20.22 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: