Discovery certificate for object 2018jsy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26210 [ 2018TNSTR1924....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-14 06:16:30
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 2018jsy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acuixmb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:19:15.558 (34.8148236) DEC = +16:45:39.72 (16.7610322)
Discovery date: 2018-12-09 06:17:16 (JD=2458461.7619907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-09 06:17:16
Flux: 19.28 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-05 04:20:38
Limiting flux: 19.54 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/2018jsy