Discovery certificate for object 2018jvl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26303 [ 2018TNSTR1925....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-14 20:51:05
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2018jvl
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acsptko
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:57:41.031 (134.4209621) DEC = +19:38:14.95 (19.6374872)
Discovery date: 2018-12-03 10:57:02.000 (JD=2458455.9562847)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-03 10:57:02.000
Flux: 19.9501 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-21 11:04:50
Limiting flux: 20.13 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/2018jvl