Discovery certificate for object 2018icj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 24400 [ 2018TNSTR1735....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-08 04:27:23
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2018icj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abkojhi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:44:04.259 (311.0177463) DEC = +28:33:09.33 (28.5525908)
Discovery date: 2018-10-09 02:51:21.000 (JD=2458400.6189931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-10-09 02:51:21.000
Flux: 17.09 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Non existent in SDSS/PS1

Details of the new object can be viewed here: