Discovery certificate for object 2018lgp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27731 [ 2019TNSTR..13....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-02 00:07:09
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 2018lgp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adcchnn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:21:23.406 (50.3475233) DEC = +19:23:07.91 (19.3855303)
Discovery date: 2018-12-31 03:21:36.000 (JD=2458483.64)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-31 03:21:36.000
Flux: 16.51 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-30 04:53:45
Limiting flux: 20.09 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: