Discovery certificate for object 2018lnj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 31031 [ 2019TNSTR.414....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-20 04:58:01
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 2018lnj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acnnrar
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:35:33.306 (128.8887744) DEC = -09:05:30.49 (-9.0918036)
Discovery date: 2018-11-16 12:20:09 (JD=2458439.0139931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-16 12:20:09
Flux: 19.43 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-13 12:33:07
Limiting flux: 19.42 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018lnj