Discovery certificate for object 2018lep
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27661 [ 2019TNSTR...7....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-01 15:36:47
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 2018lep
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adbywzj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:45:30.386 (176.3766065) DEC = +05:51:01.37 (5.85038)
Discovery date: 2018-12-30 11:26:33.000 (JD=2458482.9767824)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-30 11:26:33.000
Flux: 19.57 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-19 12:02:26
Limiting flux: 20.24 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: