Discovery certificate for object 2018llw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 28468 [ 2019TNSTR..60....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-09 14:28:09
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 2018llw
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adbikbx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:48:42.260 (252.1760843) DEC = +32:36:52.34 (32.6145382)
Discovery date: 2018-12-29 13:12:00.000 (JD=2458482.0500116)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-29 13:12:00.000
Flux: 18.6 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: