Discovery certificate for object 2018lpz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 41310 [ 2019TNSTR1172....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-07-08 21:55:02
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 2018lpz
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abukmty
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:26:06.365 (321.5265217) DEC = +24:02:44.95 (24.0458186)
Discovery date: 2018-09-09 06:36:00.000 (JD=2458370.775)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-09-09 06:36:00.000
Flux: 20.59 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-09-09 05:32:38
Limiting flux: 20.92 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: