Discovery certificate for object 2018jcb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25588

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-27 10:18:36
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 2018jcb
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acrczvm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:30:01.671 (127.5069617) DEC = +17:19:29.11 (17.3247516)
Discovery date: 2018-11-25 10:03:21 (JD=2458447.9189931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-25 10:03:21
Flux: 19.06 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-21 11:03:50
Limiting flux: 20.13 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/2018jcb