Discovery certificate for object 2018jnk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26004 [ 2018TNSTR1893....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-09 12:53:11
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 2018jnk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abrejjg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:25:04.385 (36.2682704) DEC = +08:29:26.79 (8.4907761)
Discovery date: 2018-12-03 07:20:40.000 (JD=2458455.8060301)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-03 07:20:40.000
Flux: 18.4696 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: