Discovery certificate for object 2018lot
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 32653 [ 2019TNSTR1258....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-04-09 13:35:34
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 2018lot
Discoverer internal name: ZTF17aaabgiw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:52:05.271 (88.0219624) DEC = -02:57:19.97 (-2.9555464)
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 07:36:47 (JD=2458480.8172222)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 07:36:47
Flux: 16.48 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: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018lot