Discovery certificate for object 2018lit
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27931 [ 2019TNSTR..27....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-04 07:55:24
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 2018lit
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adbczrq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:12:44.182 (93.1840923) DEC = -14:16:35.65 (-14.2765704)
Discovery date: 2018-12-29 06:55:09 (JD=2458481.7883102)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-29 06:55:09
Flux: 19.06 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: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018lit