Discovery certificate for object 2018loz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 34073 [ 2019TNSTR.698....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-03 22:02:43
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: SN 2018loz
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aahjafd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:13:05.879 (198.2744948) DEC = +23:27:34.25 (23.4595151)
Discovery date: 2018-04-09 06:40:19 (JD=2458217.7779977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-04-09 06:40:19
Flux: 19.14 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-04-06 05:41:16
Limiting flux: 18.84 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/2018loz