Discovery certificate for object 2018jfd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25702

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-28 18:03:15
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 2018jfd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acrxvyg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:00:20.568 (195.0856987) DEC = +57:48:55.52 (57.8154235)
Discovery date: 2018-11-18 11:15:53 (JD=2458440.969375)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-18 11:15:53
Flux: 20.1651 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/2018jfd