Discovery certificate for object 2018jou
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26045 [ 2018TNSTR1893....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-09 16:32:52
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 2018jou
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acrxvfv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:47:43.770 (161.9323762) DEC = +31:37:29.87 (31.6249639)
Discovery date: 2018-11-28 12:06:45 (JD=2458451.0046875)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-28 12:06:45
Flux: 19.8459 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: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018jou