Discovery certificate for object 2018lqk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 49601 [ 2019TNSTR2123....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-10-19 00:01:11
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018lqk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abzsnrz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:48:01.449 (42.0060383) DEC = +45:14:56.01 (45.2488921)
Discovery date: 2018-11-28 09:50:24 (JD=2458450.91)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-28 09:50:24
Flux: 19.14 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-28 07:53:45
Limiting flux: 17.94 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/2018lqk