Discovery certificate for object 2018kez
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26724 [ 2018TNSTR1951....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-19 13:46:48
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 2018kez
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aahweiu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:45:54.722 (191.4780074) DEC = +46:04:18.56 (46.0718222)
Discovery date: 2018-12-12 12:11:24 (JD=2458465.0079167)


Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-12 12:11:24
Flux: 19.38 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-07-20 05:07:00
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/2018kez