Discovery certificate for object 2018lnc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30089 [ 2019TNSTR.277....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-02-25 06:50:55
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2018lnc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adbijzc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:36:21.147 (264.0881111) DEC = +51:08:09.79 (51.1360524)
Discovery date: 2018-12-29 13:09:07.000 (JD=2458482.0479977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-29 13:09:07.000
Flux: 19.31 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Non existent in SDSS/PS1

Details of the new object can be viewed here: