Discovery certificate for object 2018jaq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25548 [ 2018TNSTR1827....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-26 13:55:44
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

J. Nordin, V. Brinnel, M. Giomi, J. van Santen (HU Berlin), A. Gal-Yam, O. Yaron, S. Schulze (Weizmann) on behalf of ZTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018jaq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acnngyx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:42:10.782 (160.5449252) DEC = +16:08:29.72 (16.1415888)
Discovery date: 2018-11-16 11:57:19.000 (JD=2458438.9981366)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-16 11:57:19.000
Flux: 20.0019 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: