Discovery certificate for object 2018ldq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27622 [ 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: SN 2018ldq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adazgdh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:45:30.526 (146.3771896) DEC = +15:21:05.99 (15.3516626)
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 11:38:21 (JD=2458480.9849653)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 11:38:21
Flux: 19.28 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-20 12:02:09
Limiting flux: 20.23 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2018ldq