Discovery certificate for object 2018joa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26022 [ 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 2018joa
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acueemg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:23:06.105 (155.7754377) DEC = +20:40:58.02 (20.682783)
Discovery date: 2018-11-27 10:50:36.000 (JD=2458449.9518056)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-27 10:50:36.000
Flux: 19.6612 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: