Discovery certificate for object 2018jvq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26310 [ 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 2018jvq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acujaic
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:01:48.154 (30.4506408) DEC = +29:56:45.02 (29.9458393)
Discovery date: 2018-12-09 06:24:08 (JD=2458461.7667593)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-09 06:24:08
Flux: 19.6048 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-03 07:14:00
Limiting flux: 20.19 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/2018jvq