Discovery certificate for object 2018ljp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27981 [ 2019TNSTR..27....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-04 15:56:14
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 2018ljp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aaqfgni
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:34:47.208 (233.6967019) DEC = +37:15:54.50 (37.2651402)
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 12:17:48 (JD=2458481.0123727)


Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 12:17:48
Flux: 18.85 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-20 12:51:24
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/2018ljp