Discovery certificate for object 2018lad
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27496 [ 2018TNSTR2003....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-29 08:58:18
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 2018lad
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adbcxmp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:31:14.306 (82.8096089) DEC = -25:07:08.42 (-25.1190042)
Discovery date: 2018-12-14 07:04:41 (JD=2458466.7949306)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-14 07:04:41
Flux: 15.69 ABMag
Filter: g-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: