Discovery certificate for object 2018lpm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 38738 [ 2019TNSTR1087....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-27 19:38:26
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: AT 2018lpm
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abptsco
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:26:51.404 (261.7141839) DEC = +34:14:47.82 (34.246617)
Discovery date: 2018-08-25 00:00:00 (JD=2458355.5)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-08-25 00:00:00
Flux: 20.08 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-19 00:00:00
Limiting flux: 20.2 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/2018lpm