Discovery certificate for object 2018lio
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27922 [ 2019TNSTR..27....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-04 07:43:34
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 2018lio
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adbcqpt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:43:24.705 (10.8529388) DEC = +77:53:16.15 (77.8878188)
Discovery date: 2018-12-29 06:43:24.000 (JD=2458481.7801505)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-29 06:43:24.000
Flux: 19.19 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: