Discovery certificate for object 2018jnq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26012 [ 2018TNSTR1893....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-09 13:01:14
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 2018jnq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acrxnme
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:45:09.359 (131.2889942) DEC = -00:32:00.93 (-0.5335924)
Discovery date: 2018-11-28 11:05:00.000 (JD=2458450.9618056)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-28 11:05:00.000
Flux: 19.134 ABMag
Filter: g-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: