Discovery certificate for object 2018jbf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25563 [ 2018TNSTR1827....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-26 20:39:47
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 2018jbf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aakqinm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:48:49.508 (207.2062818) DEC = +40:58:52.60 (40.9812791)
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: 18.9104 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: