Discovery certificate for object 2018lkc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 28010 [ 2019TNSTR..27....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-01-04 15:56:20
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: AT 2018lkc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aaafizc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:23:58.204 (215.9925161) DEC = -05:00:08.72 (-5.0024229)
Discovery date: 2018-12-24 12:58:03.000 (JD=2458477.0403241)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-24 12:58:03.000
Flux: 19.49 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: