Discovery certificate for object 2018kem
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26706 [ 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 2018kem
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acwtyfp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:26:36.149 (21.6506212) DEC = +26:37:05.94 (26.6183177)
Discovery date: 2018-12-16 06:13:34 (JD=2458468.7594329)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-16 06:13:34
Flux: 19.8391 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-12 06:45:47
Limiting flux: 20.11 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/2018kem