Discovery certificate for object 2018jer
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25689

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-28 17:40:43
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
Source Group: 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 2018jer
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acnbkdg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:25:08.608 (171.2858674) DEC = +65:30:27.41 (65.5076146)
Discovery date: 2018-11-18 10:49:41 (JD=2458440.9511806)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-18 10:49:41
Flux: 19.1961 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: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018jer