Discovery certificate for object 2018jkn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25890 [ 2018TNSTR1874....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-05 09:42:24
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 2018jkn
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acsjqej
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:38:43.941 (24.6830888) DEC = +46:27:11.02 (46.4530623)
Discovery date: 2018-12-03 06:28:40 (JD=2458455.7699074)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-03 06:28:40
Flux: 19.3481 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/2018jkn