Discovery certificate for object 2018kel
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26705 [ 2018TNSTR1951....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-19 10:19:54
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 2018kel
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acwajrc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:13:45.790 (318.4407917) DEC = +73:51:12.95 (73.8535985)
Discovery date: 2018-12-14 05:22:47 (JD=2458466.7241551)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-14 05:22:47
Flux: 18.5445 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-04 03:45:47
Limiting flux: 19.71 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2018kel