Discovery certificate for object 2018jgu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25758 [ 2018TNSTR1855....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-02 04:20:45
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2018jgu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acceprh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:41:59.105 (310.496269) DEC = -19:08:35.89 (-19.1433023)
Discovery date: 2018-11-05 02:32:38.000 (JD=2458427.6059954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-05 02:32:38.000
Flux: 18.42 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Non existent in SDSS/PS1

Details of the new object can be viewed here: