Discovery certificate for object 2018jkv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25900 [ 2018TNSTR1874....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-05 09:42:24
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 2018jkv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acszhbv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:33:21.466 (53.3394435) DEC = -01:39:03.49 (-1.6509684)
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 05:32:49 (JD=2458456.7311343)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 05:32:49
Flux: 19.4631 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: