Discovery certificate for object 2018lcu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27593 [ 2018TNSTR2009....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-30 22:35:52
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 2018lcu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adaseoy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:48:41.207 (42.171696) DEC = +29:48:58.67 (29.8162985)
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 06:27:21.000 (JD=2458480.7689931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 06:27:21.000
Flux: 19.21 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-24 07:10:33
Limiting flux: 19.61 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: