Discovery certificate for object 2018lpp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 38741 [ 2019TNSTR1087....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-06-27 19:38:50
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 2018lpp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abtcdfv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:50:06.445 (12.526854) DEC = +39:57:24.85 (39.9569031)
Discovery date: 2018-09-03 00:00:00 (JD=2458364.5)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-03 00:00:00
Flux: 20.57 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-31 00:00:00
Limiting flux: 19.85 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/2018lpp