Discovery certificate for object 2018jtf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26220 [ 2018TNSTR1924....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-14 06:21:50
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 2018jtf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acsxyai
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:50:57.371 (12.739047) DEC = +01:09:11.07 (1.1530741)
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 04:26:24.000 (JD=2458456.685)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 04:26:24.000
Flux: 19.23 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-28 06:02:52
Limiting flux: 18.24 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: