Discovery certificate for object 2018loo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 32388 [ 2019TNSTR1258....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-04-09 09:07:34
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_COMPLETE)
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 2018loo
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18accmqkw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:36:26.913 (159.1121359) DEC = +74:00:06.09 (74.001693)
Discovery date: 2018-12-13 11:52:03 (JD=2458465.9944907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-13 11:52:03
Flux: 20.18 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-28 12:45:31
Limiting flux: 20.0714 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


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