Discovery certificate for object 2018jkr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25896 [ 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 2018jkr
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acsycdi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:55:18.192 (28.8258004) DEC = +05:29:34.38 (5.4928845)
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 04:35:02 (JD=2458456.6909954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 04:35:02
Flux: 19.529 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/2018jkr