Discovery certificate for object 2018jtq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26233 [ 2018TNSTR1924....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-14 06:57:43
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 2018jtq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aajfrro
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:56:47.128 (164.1963675) DEC = +29:52:17.62 (29.8715619)
Discovery date: 2018-12-09 12:56:09.000 (JD=2458462.0389931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-09 12:56:09.000
Flux: 19.09 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-09 11:35:31
Limiting flux: 20 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: