Discovery certificate for object 2018lny
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 31272 [ 2019TNSTR.444....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-03-26 11:20:26
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 2018lny
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abdbvyf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:13:17.533 (198.3230531) DEC = +07:50:40.02 (7.8444489)
Discovery date: 2018-11-27 12:55:54.000 (JD=2458450.038831)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-27 12:55:54.000
Flux: 19.43 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: