Discovery certificate for object 2018lky
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 28339 [ 2019TNSTR..48....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-08 13:35:11
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 2018lky
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adbaehi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:48:50.870 (237.2119599) DEC = +54:42:49.29 (54.7136905)
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 12:15:47 (JD=2458481.0109722)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 12:15:47
Flux: 19.23 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2018lky