Discovery certificate for object 2018jax
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25555 [ 2018TNSTR1827....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-26 20:33:02
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: SN 2018jax
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acqpobb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:45:57.840 (206.4910016) DEC = +28:47:45.27 (28.7959086)
Discovery date: 2018-11-20 12:14:04.000 (JD=2458443.0097801)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-20 12:14:04.000
Flux: 16.2245 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: