Discovery certificate for object 2018ldx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27629

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-31 12:40:42
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: AT 2018ldx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aaakpoh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:40:24.316 (25.1013169) DEC = +38:24:09.86 (38.4027381)
Discovery date: 2018-12-22 03:33:10 (JD=2458474.648044)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-22 03:33:10
Flux: 19.48 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://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018ldx