Discovery certificate for object 2018kbj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26565 [ 2018TNSTR2062....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-17 20:56:26
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

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

IAU Designation: SN 2018kbj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acyctqi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:01:32.138 (210.3839091) DEC = +31:09:09.79 (31.1527191)
Discovery date: 2018-12-14 12:43:12.000 (JD=2458467.03)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-14 12:43:12.000
Flux: 18.95 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-10 12:12:57
Limiting flux: 17.27 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


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