Discovery certificate for object 2018leq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27662 [ 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 2018leq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adbyyeb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:06:20.086 (181.5836928) DEC = +13:51:34.23 (13.8595092)
Discovery date: 2018-12-30 12:33:22.000 (JD=2458483.0231829)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-30 12:33:22.000
Flux: 19.49 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-19 13:02:38
Limiting flux: 20.17 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: