Discovery certificate for object 2018lkv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 28301 [ 2019TNSTR..48....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-08 08:32:10
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 2018lkv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adbcmnb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:56:58.314 (74.2429761) DEC = -27:29:03.40 (-27.4842766)
Discovery date: 2018-12-29 07:30:57 (JD=2458481.8131597)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-29 07:30:57
Flux: 19.91 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018lkv