Discovery certificate for object 2018lan
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27513 [ 2018TNSTR2003....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-29 12:32:05
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: SN 2018lan
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acwzxhr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:43:52.850 (160.970209) DEC = -01:17:36.36 (-1.2934329)
Discovery date: 2018-12-24 11:53:08.000 (JD=2458476.9952431)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-24 11:53:08.000
Flux: 18.25 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-19 12:01:09
Limiting flux: 20.05 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: