Discovery certificate for object 2018jbv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25581 [ 2018TNSTR2038....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-27 09:49:55
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 2018jbv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acnbpmd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:10:45.551 (197.6897942) DEC = +08:34:04.20 (8.5678343)
Discovery date: 2018-11-26 13:30:43.000 (JD=2458449.0629977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-26 13:30:43.000
Flux: 18.96 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: