Discovery certificate for object 2018jtg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26223 [ 2018TNSTR1924....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-14 06:52:20
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 2018jtg
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acurkzx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:32:28.593 (173.1191384) DEC = +26:22:07.02 (26.3686157)
Discovery date: 2018-12-09 11:35:31 (JD=2458461.9829977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-09 11:35:31
Flux: 18.99 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-28 12:25:55
Limiting flux: 19.89 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2018jtg