Discovery certificate for object 2018lcw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27596 [ 2018TNSTR2009....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-30 22:40:44
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 2018lcw
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adbcpmk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:55:20.827 (358.8367785) DEC = +78:41:55.09 (78.6986374)
Discovery date: 2018-12-29 06:43:12 (JD=2458481.78)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-29 06:43:12
Flux: 17.79 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-23 02:52:48
Limiting flux: 19.2 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/2018lcw