Discovery certificate for object 2018kfl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26739 [ 2018TNSTR1951....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-19 14:24:19
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 2018kfl
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18accnjzs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:54:50.009 (133.7083689) DEC = +51:17:23.85 (51.2899574)
Discovery date: 2018-12-12 12:43:47 (JD=2458465.0304051)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-12 12:43:47
Flux: 19.47 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-15 12:38:35
Limiting flux: 20.32 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/2018kfl