Discovery certificate for object 2018lpl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 38737 [ 2019TNSTR1087....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-27 19:38:14
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2018lpl
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abnvoel
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:23:15.364 (260.8140182) DEC = +77:50:41.63 (77.844896)
Discovery date: 2018-08-16 00:00:00 (JD=2458346.5)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-16 00:00:00
Flux: 20.63 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-13 00:00:00
Limiting flux: 20.53 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/2018lpl