Discovery certificate for object 2018jiu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 25829 [ 2018TNSTR1867....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-04 10:11:50
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 2018jiu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acsptua
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:53:19.311 (133.3304629) DEC = +15:16:02.54 (15.2673735)
Discovery date: 2018-12-03 11:04:43.000 (JD=2458455.9616088)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-03 11:04:43.000
Flux: 19.1945 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: