Discovery certificate for object 2018jsx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26207 [ 2018TNSTR1924....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-14 06:15:19
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: SN 2018jsx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acsxpmp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:40:42.939 (10.1789145) DEC = +30:02:45.93 (30.046091)
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 04:19:12 (JD=2458456.68)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 04:19:12
Flux: 18.85 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-25 07:52:19
Limiting flux: 19.33 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/2018jsx