Discovery certificate for object 2018jam
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25540 [ 2018TNSTR1826....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-26 06:18:48
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: 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 2018jam
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aaitfrq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:12:59.511 (198.2479607) DEC = +45:05:48.93 (45.0969248)
Discovery date: 2018-11-21 11:19:40 (JD=2458443.9719907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-21 11:19:40
Flux: 19.25 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-18 13:10:33
Limiting flux: 20.49 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018jam