Discovery certificate for object 2018lqz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58961 [ 2020TNSTR.165....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-17 00:28:55
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 2018lqz
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abyvbmj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:50:10.581 (312.5440887) DEC = +23:22:17.13 (23.371425)
Discovery date: 2018-09-24 03:33:07.000 (JD=2458385.6479977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-24 03:33:07.000
Flux: 17.48 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-21 07:14:52
Limiting flux: 19.86 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: