Discovery certificate for object 2018keq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26710 [ 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: SN 2018keq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acxgoki
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:22:41.965 (350.6748533) DEC = +21:00:43.26 (21.0120171)
Discovery date: 2018-12-17 02:13:51 (JD=2458469.592963)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-17 02:13:51
Flux: 19.0348 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-13 02:10:10
Limiting flux: 20.02 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/2018keq