Discovery certificate for object 2018lok
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 31589 [ 2019TNSTR.454....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-27 08:11:25
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 2018lok
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aaygmuq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:02:54.202 (255.725841) DEC = +72:22:44.05 (72.3789021)
Discovery date: 2018-12-24 13:20:32.000 (JD=2458477.0559259)

Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-24 13:20:32.000
Flux: 19.24 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: