Discovery certificate for object 2018jon
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26037 [ 2018TNSTR1893....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-09 13:08:56
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 2018jon
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acspdha
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:29:50.837 (112.4618194) DEC = +52:09:19.09 (52.155302)
Discovery date: 2018-12-03 11:41:59 (JD=2458455.9874884)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-03 11:41:59
Flux: 19.5683 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/2018jon