Discovery certificate for object 2018ldo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27620 [ 2018TNSTR2013....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-31 12:30:47
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
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 2018ldo
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adalccn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:11:00.734 (182.7530581) DEC = -06:38:23.73 (-6.6399245)
Discovery date: 2018-12-24 12:16:44.000 (JD=2458477.0116319)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-24 12:16:44.000
Flux: 18.87 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://www.wis-tns.org/object/2018ldo