Discovery certificate for object 2018ldi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27611 [ 2018TNSTR2013....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-31 12:26:21
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
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: SN 2018ldi
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aczotxi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:55:26.432 (13.8601315) DEC = -12:08:45.85 (-12.1460685)
Discovery date: 2018-12-22 03:03:18 (JD=2458474.6273032)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-22 03:03:18
Flux: 19.58 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-04 04:26:58
Limiting flux: 20.04 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018ldi