Discovery certificate for object 2018lcs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27591 [ 2018TNSTR2009....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-30 22:34:58
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: 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 2018lcs
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adasega
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:54:21.037 (43.5876545) DEC = +21:35:48.11 (21.5966963)
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 06:25:55 (JD=2458480.7679977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 06:25:55
Flux: 19.04 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-24 07:07:40
Limiting flux: 19.8 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/2018lcs