Discovery certificate for object 2018lpa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 34074 [ 2019TNSTR.698....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-05-03 22:03:15
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 2018lpa
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aahqmsr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:38:35.915 (159.6496439) DEC = +35:58:16.20 (35.9711674)
Discovery date: 2018-04-09 05:06:43 (JD=2458217.7129977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-04-09 05:06:43
Flux: 20.44 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: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018lpa