Discovery certificate for object 2018jof
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26028 [ 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 2018jof
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acrnfww
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:04:17.112 (181.0713004) DEC = +38:59:56.29 (38.9989685)
Discovery date: 2018-11-28 12:37:16.000 (JD=2458451.0258796)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-11-28 12:37:16.000
Flux: 19.9559 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: