Discovery certificate for object 2018lbg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27541 [ 2018TNSTR2003....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-29 14:03:36
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 2018lbg
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adalgta
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:04:51.535 (226.2147275) DEC = +21:04:10.80 (21.0696674)
Discovery date: 2018-12-24 12:54:06.000 (JD=2458477.037581)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-24 12:54:06.000
Flux: 19.3 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-20 12:55:26
Limiting flux: 20.39 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: