Discovery certificate for object 2018jit
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25828 [ 2018TNSTR1867....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-04 09:52:09
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2018jit
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acqzcdu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:00:39.703 (150.1654281) DEC = +41:20:56.15 (41.3489293)
Discovery date: 2018-11-25 11:11:57.000 (JD=2458447.9666435)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-25 11:11:57.000
Flux: 19.6188 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/2018jit