Discovery certificate for object 2018kbg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26559 [ 2018TNSTR2062....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-17 20:53:34
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018kbg
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abzylls
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:36:46.486 (339.1936935) DEC = -12:32:42.84 (-12.5452324)
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 03:33:07 (JD=2458456.6479977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 03:33:07
Flux: 17.73 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Non existent in SDSS/PS1

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018kbg