Discovery certificate for object 2018jep
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25686 [ 2018TNSTR2043....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-28 17:40:43
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 2018jep
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18achyqcj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:23:24.858 (125.8535757) DEC = -03:16:25.83 (-3.2738408)
Discovery date: 2018-11-27 10:45:59.000 (JD=2458449.9485995)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-27 10:45:59.000
Flux: 17.2648 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: