Discovery certificate for object 2018lpw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 41307 [ 2019TNSTR1172....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-08 21:53:25
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 2018lpw
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aasesgl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:54:27.046 (208.6126922) DEC = +39:43:21.49 (39.7226348)
Discovery date: 2018-05-10 07:40:48.000 (JD=2458248.82)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-05-10 07:40:48.000
Flux: 20.1 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-05-10 06:24:28
Limiting flux: 20.53 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: