Discovery certificate for object 2018ljl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27971 [ 2019TNSTR..27....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-04 15:40:37
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 2018ljl
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adbzzco
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:41:56.288 (130.4845347) DEC = +37:43:37.78 (37.7271622)
Discovery date: 2018-12-30 11:46:03 (JD=2458482.9903241)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-30 11:46:03
Flux: 19.93 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-19 12:43:29
Limiting flux: 20.13 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: