Discovery certificate for object 2018jal
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25538 [ 2018TNSTR1826....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-26 06:16:39
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 2018jal
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acewwqf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:31:56.829 (142.9867881) DEC = +67:36:53.27 (67.6147966)
Discovery date: 2018-11-06 13:07:40.000 (JD=2458429.0469907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-06 13:07:40.000
Flux: 20.31 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-06 12:18:43
Limiting flux: 20.54 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: