Discovery certificate for object 2018jpk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26095 [ 2018TNSTR1901....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-10 10:56:49
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 2018jpk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acslbve
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:36:14.551 (24.0606277) DEC = +16:42:04.99 (16.7013855)
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 05:01:56 (JD=2458456.7096759)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 05:01:56
Flux: 19.4574 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: