Discovery certificate for object 2018jdw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25648 [ 2018TNSTR2043....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-28 09:53:17
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 2018jdw
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acrthoo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:47:55.237 (356.9801555) DEC = +79:59:34.03 (79.9927863)
Discovery date: 2018-11-25 08:18:36.000 (JD=2458447.8462616)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-25 08:18:36.000
Flux: 16.0604 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: