Discovery certificate for object 2018jbj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25568 [ 2018TNSTR1827....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-26 20:42:06
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
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: SN 2018jbj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acnbptb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:11:22.695 (182.8445639) DEC = +05:45:05.10 (5.7514161)
Discovery date: 2018-11-15 13:08:28 (JD=2458438.0475463)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-15 13:08:28
Flux: 18.7512 ABMag
Filter: r-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: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018jbj