Discovery certificate for object 2018lgq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27732 [ 2019TNSTR..13....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-02 00:07:38
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 2018lgq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adcctah
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:11:33.295 (47.888728) DEC = +23:44:18.28 (23.7384113)
Discovery date: 2018-12-31 03:20:09.000 (JD=2458483.6389931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-31 03:20:09.000
Flux: 18.93 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-31 02:19:40
Limiting flux: 20.51 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: