Discovery certificate for object 2018elj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 21097 [ 2018TNSTR1058....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-07-30 03:43:39
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: SN 2018elj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abjrfqx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:08:23.373 (332.0973863) DEC = +11:22:45.43 (11.3792851)
Discovery date: 2018-07-26 11:12:28.000 (JD=2458325.9669907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-07-26 11:12:28.000
Flux: 19.54 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-23 10:03:21
Limiting flux: 20.84 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: