Discovery certificate for object 2018jco
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25605 [ 2018TNSTR2039....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-27 12:35:35
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 2018jco
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acrkngz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:53:01.737 (43.2572363) DEC = -25:30:33.00 (-25.5091655)
Discovery date: 2018-11-13 07:04:40.000 (JD=2458435.7949074)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-13 07:04:40.000
Flux: 19.2665 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: