Discovery certificate for object 2018jdr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25642 [ 2018TNSTR2042....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-28 09:34:33
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 2018jdr
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acgxbkd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:21:49.011 (140.454211) DEC = -16:17:37.09 (-16.2936357)
Discovery date: 2018-11-09 13:12:00 (JD=2458432.05)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-09 13:12:00
Flux: 19.52 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-05 12:00:00
Limiting flux: 19.56 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/2018jdr