Discovery certificate for object 2018kfm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26741 [ 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 2018kfm
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acurmhj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:04:43.929 (166.183037) DEC = +31:51:33.40 (31.8592779)
Discovery date: 2018-12-09 11:54:44 (JD=2458461.9963542)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-09 11:54:44
Flux: 19.94 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-28 12:06:37
Limiting flux: 20.01 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/2018kfm