Discovery certificate for object 2018jsv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26205 [ 2018TNSTR2055....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-13 21:47:18
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2018jsv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acsoyiu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:11:43.488 (167.9312015) DEC = +40:48:56.18 (40.8156067)
Discovery date: 2018-12-09 11:54:14 (JD=2458461.9959954)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-09 11:54:14
Flux: 18.93 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-28 12:15:50
Limiting flux: 20.1 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2018jsv