Discovery certificate for object 2018jcw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25615 [ 2018TNSTR2039....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-27 12:47:15
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
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 2018jcw
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aahiczn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:15:11.743 (168.7989287) DEC = +17:15:45.00 (17.2625012)
Discovery date: 2018-11-12 11:37:45.000 (JD=2458434.9845602)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-12 11:37:45.000
Flux: 17.2837 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/2018jcw