Discovery certificate for object 2018kei
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26702 [ 2018TNSTR1951....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-19 10:19:54
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
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 2018kei
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acvwcmd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:19:46.737 (199.9447386) DEC = +39:21:52.65 (39.3646249)
Discovery date: 2018-12-13 12:20:51 (JD=2458466.0144907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-13 12:20:51
Flux: 19.5348 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-28 12:11:13
Limiting flux: 19.79 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/2018kei