Discovery certificate for object 2018lrc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 62995 [ 2020TNSTR.635....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-26 20:33:21
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

S. Frederick (University of Maryland) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018lrc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aarddpt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:05:05.326 (196.2721913) DEC = +39:13:27.44 (39.2242888)
Discovery date: 2018-11-18 11:45:36.000 (JD=2458440.99)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-18 11:45:36.000
Flux: 18.94 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-15 13:20:38
Limiting flux: 19.52 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: