Discovery certificate for object 2018lcx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27597 [ 2018TNSTR2009....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-30 22:41:54
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 2018lcx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adbgcue
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:38:46.089 (159.6920377) DEC = +07:21:04.69 (7.351303)
Discovery date: 2018-12-29 10:00:28 (JD=2458481.9169907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-29 10:00:28
Flux: 18.66 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-24 11:16:48
Limiting flux: 19.65 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/2018lcx