Discovery certificate for object 2018jtd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26218 [ 2018TNSTR1924....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-14 06:20:47
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 2018jtd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acvbpcv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:43:07.081 (55.7795056) DEC = +46:05:45.42 (46.095949)
Discovery date: 2018-12-12 05:57:07 (JD=2458464.7479977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-12 05:57:07
Flux: 18.13 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-10 06:48:57
Limiting flux: 19.4 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/2018jtd