Discovery certificate for object 2018jnu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26016 [ 2018TNSTR1893....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-09 13:01:14
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 2018jnu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acsonov
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:38:39.207 (129.6633636) DEC = +13:55:15.71 (13.9210314)
Discovery date: 2018-12-03 10:55:04 (JD=2458455.9549074)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-03 10:55:04
Flux: 19.6647 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/2018jnu