Discovery certificate for object 2018jpx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26116 [ 2018TNSTR1901....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-10 12:14:56
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 2018jpx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18actbevv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:58:52.541 (89.7189188) DEC = -11:28:46.02 (-11.4794487)
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 06:55:22 (JD=2458456.7884606)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 06:55:22
Flux: 15.4477 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-04 05:56:24
Limiting flux: 19.8 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018jpx