Discovery certificate for object 2018jex
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25696 [ 2018TNSTR2043....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-28 18:03:15
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 2018jex
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acpeekw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:54:13.861 (178.5577532) DEC = +20:44:02.45 (20.7340144)
Discovery date: 2018-11-17 12:32:53.000 (JD=2458440.0228356)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-17 12:32:53.000
Flux: 20.4736 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: