Discovery certificate for object 2018jfo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25714 [ 2018TNSTR2046....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-11-29 08:55:52
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2018jfo
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18achdidy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:23:38.618 (170.9109101) DEC = +25:59:51.95 (25.9977633)
Discovery date: 2018-11-10 11:47:02 (JD=2458432.9909954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-10 11:47:02
Flux: 18.65 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-07 11:42:43
Limiting flux: 20.47 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018jfo