Discovery certificate for object 2018jns
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26014 [ 2018TNSTR1893....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-09 13:01:14
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 2018jns
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acrxtrv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:22:18.484 (170.5770168) DEC = +56:08:12.24 (56.1367321)
Discovery date: 2018-11-28 11:50:51.000 (JD=2458450.9936458)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-28 11:50:51.000
Flux: 19.6967 ABMag
Filter: g-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: