Discovery certificate for object 2018joe
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26026 [ 2018TNSTR1893....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-09 13:08:56
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 2018joe
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acrgunw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:12:48.501 (138.202088) DEC = +36:13:41.14 (36.2280948)
Discovery date: 2018-12-03 11:32:28.000 (JD=2458455.9808912)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-03 11:32:28.000
Flux: 18.4628 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: