Discovery certificate for object 2018jai
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25534 [ 2018TNSTR1826....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-26 05:51:31
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 2018jai
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acrdciw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:53:48.790 (118.4532904) DEC = +02:25:07.74 (2.4188159)
Discovery date: 2018-11-20 08:47:02 (JD=2458442.8659954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-20 08:47:02
Flux: 17.97 ABMag
Filter: r-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: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018jai