Discovery certificate for object 2018lco
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27586 [ 2018TNSTR2009....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-30 22:28:34
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018lco
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aceaape
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:47:39.496 (26.9145646) DEC = +20:12:29.21 (20.208115)
Discovery date: 2018-10-31 07:42:14.000 (JD=2458422.8209954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-31 07:42:14.000
Flux: 19.88 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-10-31 06:27:21
Limiting flux: 20.4 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: