Discovery certificate for object 2018jqb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26120 [ 2018TNSTR1901....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-10 12:19:19
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 2018jqb
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18actabws
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:24:33.470 (81.1394572) DEC = -07:05:27.89 (-7.0910806)
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 05:57:51 (JD=2458456.7485069)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 05:57:51
Flux: 17.4577 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: