Discovery certificate for object 2018jlq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25929 [ 2018TNSTR1882....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-06 16:23:39
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2018jlq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abbcorv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:41:20.851 (325.3368788) DEC = +27:57:44.73 (27.9624239)
Discovery date: 2018-11-13 02:39:50.000 (JD=2458435.6109954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-13 02:39:50.000
Flux: 18.06 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-10 03:34:33
Limiting flux: 20.51 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: