Discovery certificate for object 2018jik
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25816 [ 2018TNSTR1867....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-04 09:12:58
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 2018jik
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acslelc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:52:12.416 (43.0517335) DEC = +11:22:06.54 (11.3684836)
Discovery date: 2018-11-25 08:26:45 (JD=2458447.8519097)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-25 08:26:45
Flux: 19.8734 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2018jik