Discovery certificate for object 2018jbl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25570

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-26 23:17:35
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: SN 2018jbl
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acnbpkq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:10:42.315 (197.6763118) DEC = +12:40:37.09 (12.6769682)
Discovery date: 2018-11-26 12:18:43 (JD=2458449.0129977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-26 12:18:43
Flux: 17.86 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Non existent in SDSS/PS1

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