Discovery certificate for object 2018ljt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27986 [ 2019TNSTR..27....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-04 15:56:14
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 2018ljt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abanftq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:24:47.757 (246.1989895) DEC = +34:23:28.91 (34.3913649)
Discovery date: 2018-12-24 12:47:32.000 (JD=2458477.0330093)

Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-24 12:47:32.000
Flux: 19.62 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-17 04:52:10
Limiting flux: 20.08 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: