Discovery certificate for object 2018lpi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 38734 [ 2019TNSTR1087....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-27 19:37:55
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: ZTF

A. Dugas (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2018lpi
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abealop
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:03:44.418 (240.9350753) DEC = +54:18:14.77 (54.3041032)
Discovery date: 2018-07-06 00:00:00 (JD=2458305.5)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-07-06 00:00:00
Flux: 19.98 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-03 00:00:00
Limiting flux: 20.84 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2018lpi