Discovery certificate for object 2018kds
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26662 [ 2018TNSTR1951....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-19 10:19:33
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 2018kds
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acsxkov
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:10:09.055 (2.5377287) DEC = -04:42:33.20 (-4.7092227)
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 03:58:51 (JD=2458456.6658681)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 03:58:51
Flux: 19.2155 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: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018kds