Discovery certificate for object 2018jcq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25607

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-27 12:44:36
Source Group: ZTF

J. Nordin, V. Brinnel, M. Giomi, J. van Santen (HU Berlin), A. Gal-Yam, O. Yaron, S. Schulze (Weizmann) on behalf of ZTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018jcq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aaqcxpx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:54:47.844 (208.6993484) DEC = +42:06:41.36 (42.1114899)
Discovery date: 2018-11-20 12:15:23 (JD=2458443.0106944)

Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-20 12:15:23
Flux: 19.1227 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

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