Discovery certificate for object 2018jny
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26020 [ 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: SN 2018jny
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acsovsw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:24:37.747 (141.1572807) DEC = +25:23:42.36 (25.3951003)
Discovery date: 2018-12-03 11:06:05.000 (JD=2458455.9625579)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-03 11:06:05.000
Flux: 20.1097 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: