Discovery certificate for object 2018jti
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26225 [ 2018TNSTR1924....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-14 06:54:09
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 2018jti
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aawmxdx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:48:58.359 (147.2431622) DEC = +13:59:03.70 (13.9843606)
Discovery date: 2018-12-09 11:31:12 (JD=2458461.98)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-09 11:31:12
Flux: 18.78 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-05 13:07:40
Limiting flux: 20.29 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/2018jti