Discovery certificate for object 2018jpy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26117 [ 2018TNSTR1901....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-10 12:14:56
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 2018jpy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acuauqm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:13:26.379 (78.3599127) DEC = -14:58:37.33 (-14.9770359)
Discovery date: 2018-12-05 06:30:23 (JD=2458457.7710995)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-05 06:30:23
Flux: 18.7041 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: