Discovery certificate for object 2018kcz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26630 [ 2018TNSTR1951....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-19 09:30:38
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: AT 2018kcz
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acsvydx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:19:04.685 (334.7695226) DEC = +39:04:02.49 (39.0673591)
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 03:11:25.000 (JD=2458456.6329282)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 03:11:25.000
Flux: 19.2634 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: