Discovery certificate for object 2018jcx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25617 [ 2018TNSTR2039....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-27 12:47:15
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 2018jcx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acqftbt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:45:51.478 (131.4644896) DEC = -07:28:18.36 (-7.4717671)
Discovery date: 2018-11-20 09:39:10 (JD=2458442.9021991)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-20 09:39:10
Flux: 17.0862 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

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

Details of the new object can be viewed here: