Discovery certificate for object 2018ljf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27962 [ 2019TNSTR..27....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-04 15:40:37
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 2018ljf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acryfdh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:02:07.239 (210.530163) DEC = +03:28:14.28 (3.4706344)
Discovery date: 2018-12-24 12:35:09 (JD=2458477.0244097)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-24 12:35:09
Flux: 19.02 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-20 12:57:27
Limiting flux: 20.34 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/2018ljf