Discovery certificate for object 2018kda
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26631 [ 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 2018kda
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acsxjbv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:02:08.078 (345.5336564) DEC = +22:00:57.53 (22.0159796)
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 03:52:12.000 (JD=2458456.66125)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 03:52:12.000
Flux: 19.4834 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: