Discovery certificate for object 2018jkp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25893 [ 2018TNSTR1874....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-05 09:42:24
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 2018jkp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acsxgyy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:22:44.041 (350.6835031) DEC = +34:36:13.04 (34.6036212)
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 03:50:13.000 (JD=2458456.6598843)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 03:50:13.000
Flux: 18.9657 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: