Discovery certificate for object 2018jop
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26039 [ 2018TNSTR1893....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-09 13:08:56
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 2018jop
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acszxqc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:52:11.470 (133.0477907) DEC = +59:27:33.41 (59.4592803)
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 05:47:04 (JD=2458456.7410185)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 05:47:04
Flux: 19.4742 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: