Discovery certificate for object 2018jkw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25901 [ 2018TNSTR1874....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-05 09:54:54
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 2018jkw
Discoverer internal name: ZTF17aacwaxc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:48:54.460 (72.2269176) DEC = +19:04:18.53 (19.0718131)
Discovery date: 2018-12-03 06:54:49.000 (JD=2458455.7880671)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-03 06:54:49.000
Flux: 17.1753 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: