Discovery certificate for object 2018jcu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25613 [ 2018TNSTR2039....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-27 12:44:36
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 2018jcu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acrhezb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:40:05.186 (190.0216096) DEC = +13:07:57.49 (13.1326368)
Discovery date: 2018-11-15 12:28:05.000 (JD=2458438.0195139)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-15 12:28:05.000
Flux: 19.8054 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: