Discovery certificate for object 2018jkg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25882 [ 2018TNSTR1866....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-04 19:37:22
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 2018jkg
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acsjdxo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:39:16.685 (69.8195209) DEC = +15:26:33.61 (15.4426682)
Discovery date: 2018-12-03 06:14:24 (JD=2458455.76)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-03 06:14:24
Flux: 18.08 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-28 10:04:48
Limiting flux: 19.62 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2018jkg