Discovery certificate for object 2018jpq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26105 [ 2018TNSTR1901....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-10 11:20:59
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2018jpq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acszaiy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:29:14.698 (37.3112408) DEC = -05:36:11.78 (-5.6032721)
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 05:18:10.000 (JD=2458456.7209491)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 05:18:10.000
Flux: 19.5097 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: