Discovery certificate for object 2018jau
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25552 [ 2018TNSTR1827....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-26 20:33:02
Source Group: 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 2018jau
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aakvghu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:17:55.629 (214.481789) DEC = +43:11:55.47 (43.1987405)
Discovery date: 2018-11-20 12:15:23 (JD=2458443.0106944)

Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-20 12:15:23
Flux: 17.8848 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: