Discovery certificate for object 2018jos
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26042 [ 2018TNSTR1893....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-09 15:39:54
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: SN 2018jos
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acuefvt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:02:34.735 (150.6447307) DEC = +25:01:40.93 (25.0280351)
Discovery date: 2018-12-03 11:06:44 (JD=2458455.9630093)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-03 11:06:44
Flux: 19.7675 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: