Discovery certificate for object 2018jlw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25936 [ 2018TNSTR1882....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-06 17:01:29
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 2018jlw
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acsyxhj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:42:47.167 (40.6965295) DEC = +72:25:12.80 (72.420222)
Discovery date: 2018-11-06 07:16:19 (JD=2458428.8029977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-06 07:16:19
Flux: 20.98 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Non existent in SDSS/PS1

Details of the new object can be viewed here: