Discovery certificate for object 2018lux
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 91063 [ 2020TNSTR3612....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-11-30 01:02:01
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 2018lux
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aajiwdu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:06:29.710 (181.6237902) DEC = +43:32:19.63 (43.5387868)
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 11:49:55.200 (JD=2458423.993)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-01 11:49:55.200
Flux: 19.52 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-04-09 06:23:02
Limiting flux: 20.31 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: