Discovery certificate for object 2018lir
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27929 [ 2019TNSTR..27....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-04 07:55:24
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 2018lir
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adasjei
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:43:36.402 (85.9016743) DEC = +68:27:37.68 (68.4604675)
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 06:41:36.000 (JD=2458480.7788889)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 06:41:36.000
Flux: 19.68 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-16 11:15:12
Limiting flux: 20.22 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: