Discovery certificate for object 2018lcz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27599 [ 2018TNSTR2009....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-30 23:22:15
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 2018lcz
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adblnwv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:57:25.950 (344.3581255) DEC = -06:15:37.88 (-6.260522)
Discovery date: 2018-12-23 03:25:55.000 (JD=2458475.6429977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-23 03:25:55.000
Flux: 19.27 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-20 03:54:43
Limiting flux: 19.09 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: