Discovery certificate for object 2018lkm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 28078 [ 2019TNSTR..31....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-05 10:47:26
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 2018lkm
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abtyqov
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:14:25.951 (18.6081291) DEC = -20:11:50.72 (-20.1974231)
Discovery date: 2018-12-30 03:30:36.000 (JD=2458482.64625)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-30 03:30:36.000
Flux: 19.19 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-07 06:34:33
Limiting flux: 20.56 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: