Discovery certificate for object 2018jir
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25825 [ 2018TNSTR1867....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-04 09:49:59
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 2018jir
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acrdhcf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:17:19.647 (139.3318636) DEC = +11:37:42.59 (11.6284968)
Discovery date: 2018-11-25 10:54:20 (JD=2458447.9543981)

Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-25 10:54:20
Flux: 18.5326 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: