Discovery certificate for object 2018jef
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25675 [ 2018TNSTR2043....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-28 10:05:23
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: SN 2018jef
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acrknyn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:45:30.984 (71.3791011) DEC = +73:54:59.45 (73.9165138)
Discovery date: 2018-11-25 09:16:55.000 (JD=2458447.8867477)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-25 09:16:55.000
Flux: 19.7703 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: