Discovery certificate for object 2018lal
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27511 [ 2018TNSTR2003....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-29 11:58:00
Source Group: 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 2018lal
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adaymez
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:38:41.937 (114.6747365) DEC = +19:16:43.99 (19.2788861)
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 11:09:30 (JD=2458480.9649421)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 11:09:30
Flux: 18.67 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-13 09:23:36
Limiting flux: 20.29 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: