Discovery certificate for object 2018loq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 32433 [ 2019TNSTR1258....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-04-09 09:54:17
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 2018loq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aamdqhv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:59:49.594 (224.9566397) DEC = +53:19:09.18 (53.3192172)
Discovery date: 2018-12-20 11:43:50.000 (JD=2458472.9887847)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-20 11:43:50.000
Flux: 18.91 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: