Discovery certificate for object 2018lna
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30013 [ 2019TNSTR.250....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-16 07:45:23
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 2018lna
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aabbnzo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:03:18.649 (105.8277036) DEC = +23:01:44.70 (23.029083)
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 06:50:23 (JD=2458480.7849884)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 06:50:23
Flux: 20.45 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-19 06:27:21
Limiting flux: 19.21 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: