Discovery certificate for object 2018jlx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25938 [ 2018TNSTR1882....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-06 17:04:04
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 2018jlx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18actxlqb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:45:05.377 (341.272405) DEC = +01:15:47.24 (1.2631227)
Discovery date: 2018-12-05 02:55:40.000 (JD=2458457.6219907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-05 02:55:40.000
Flux: 18.36 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-19 07:00:28
Limiting flux: 17.69 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: