Discovery certificate for object 2018kfw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26754 [ 2018TNSTR1950....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-19 20:34:34
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018kfw
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18abehrdw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:55:26.976 (358.8624006) DEC = +48:54:41.53 (48.911535)
Discovery date: 2018-07-06 11:08:09 (JD=2458305.9639931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-07-06 11:08:09
Flux: 18.19 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Non existent in SDSS/PS1

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018kfw