Discovery certificate for object 2018les
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27670 [ 2019TNSTR...7....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-01 15:41:16
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 2018les
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adbntwo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:34:18.135 (53.5755614) DEC = +01:04:55.41 (1.0820583)
Discovery date: 2018-12-30 05:17:04.000 (JD=2458482.7201852)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-30 05:17:04.000
Flux: 19.57 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-28 06:21:53
Limiting flux: 20.36 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: