Discovery certificate for object 2018jls
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25931 [ 2018TNSTR1882....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-06 16:24:44
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 2018jls
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abjgzxw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:14:47.516 (318.6979819) DEC = +25:14:14.44 (25.2373457)
Discovery date: 2018-11-07 03:57:36 (JD=2458429.665)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-07 03:57:36
Flux: 19.4 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-04 03:37:26
Limiting flux: 20.01 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/2018jls