Discovery certificate for object 2018jpn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26101 [ 2018TNSTR1901....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-10 11:20:59
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 2018jpn
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acslpba
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:44:08.213 (41.0342208) DEC = -09:27:06.01 (-9.4516688)
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 05:14:53 (JD=2458456.718669)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 05:14:53
Flux: 17.4533 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

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