Discovery certificate for object 2018jkt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25898 [ 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 2018jkt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acsyeum
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:11:04.588 (32.7691177) DEC = +03:49:20.79 (3.8224407)
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 04:36:21 (JD=2458456.6919097)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 04:36:21
Flux: 18.9616 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/2018jkt