Discovery certificate for object 2018jod
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26025 [ 2018TNSTR1893....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-09 13:08:56
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 2018jod
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aarxpmg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:06:26.302 (181.6095929) DEC = +42:44:25.84 (42.7405122)
Discovery date: 2018-11-28 12:21:42.000 (JD=2458451.015081)

Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-28 12:21:42.000
Flux: 18.9849 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: