Discovery certificate for object 2018lam
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27512 [ 2018TNSTR2003....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-29 12:32:05
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
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 2018lam
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18accwoyc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:51:18.995 (162.8291472) DEC = +15:57:15.94 (15.9544276)
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 10:51:35 (JD=2458480.9524884)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 10:51:35
Flux: 18.16 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-20 13:04:22
Limiting flux: 20.23 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018lam