Discovery certificate for object 2018kcx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26627 [ 2018TNSTR1951....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-19 09:30:38
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
Source Group: 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 2018kcx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abssoen
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:48:04.973 (327.0207225) DEC = +32:50:42.69 (32.8451926)
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 03:35:55 (JD=2458456.6499537)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 03:35:55
Flux: 19.6268 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-19 05:51:12
Limiting flux: 19.6 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/2018kcx