Discovery certificate for object 2018lng
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 30516 [ 2019TNSTR.326....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-05 21:26:44
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: SN 2018lng
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acnnevs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:36:40.388 (174.1682849) DEC = +55:10:12.55 (55.1701539)
Discovery date: 2018-11-18 11:15:21.000 (JD=2458440.9689931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-18 11:15:21.000
Flux: 20.46 ABMag
Filter: g-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: