Discovery certificate for object 2018jcj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25596

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-27 10:21:47
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 2018jcj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acrdpbu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:00:58.386 (120.2432743) DEC = +18:34:17.90 (18.5716384)
Discovery date: 2018-11-25 10:00:28 (JD=2458447.9169907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-25 10:00:28
Flux: 19.61 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-21 10:33:36
Limiting flux: 20.11 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/2018jcj