Discovery certificate for object 2018lbj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27544 [ 2018TNSTR2003....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-29 14:03:36
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 2018lbj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adbadrj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:06:21.399 (211.5891613) DEC = +29:37:20.76 (29.6224341)
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 12:56:18 (JD=2458481.0390972)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 12:56:18
Flux: 19.49 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-20 12:56:00
Limiting flux: 20.54 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2018lbj