Discovery certificate for object 2018jlu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25933 [ 2018TNSTR1882....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-06 16:26:49
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 2018jlu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abotthj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:13:50.025 (18.4584392) DEC = -14:50:44.48 (-14.8456881)
Discovery date: 2018-11-10 05:48:28.000 (JD=2458432.7419907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-10 05:48:28.000
Flux: 19.64 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-07 06:34:33
Limiting flux: 20.61 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/2018jlu