Discovery certificate for object 2018lcy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27598 [ 2018TNSTR2009....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-30 23:21:46
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 2018lcy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acsxoed
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:57:18.872 (359.3286352) DEC = -07:20:02.79 (-7.334107)
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 04:00:28.000 (JD=2458456.6669907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 04:00:28.000
Flux: 19.33 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Non existent in SDSS/PS1

Details of the new object can be viewed here: