Discovery certificate for object 2018jbw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25582 [ 2018TNSTR2038....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-27 10:16:26
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 2018jbw
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acrcbgf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:23:09.116 (20.7879849) DEC = -20:33:59.96 (-20.5666562)
Discovery date: 2018-11-16 06:31:40.000 (JD=2458438.7719907)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-16 06:31:40.000
Flux: 17.92 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-13 05:00:57
Limiting flux: 19.73 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: