Discovery certificate for object 2018jie
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25807 [ 2018TNSTR1867....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-04 09:04:03
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: SN 2018jie
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acrtykk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:19:53.721 (49.9738389) DEC = +20:30:34.75 (20.5096523)
Discovery date: 2018-11-28 08:11:47.000 (JD=2458450.8415162)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-28 08:11:47.000
Flux: 19.3063 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: