Discovery certificate for object 2018lnp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 31240 [ 2019TNSTR.444....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-26 11:20:26
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 2018lnp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aaimafl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:26:08.507 (216.5354438) DEC = +42:47:50.07 (42.7972425)
Discovery date: 2018-12-20 12:49:26.000 (JD=2458473.0343403)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-20 12:49:26.000
Flux: 20.21 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: