Discovery certificate for object 2018kgo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26783 [ 2018TNSTR1958....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-20 13:07:34
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2018kgo
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acxgubm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:52:55.575 (328.2315619) DEC = +17:15:48.85 (17.2635682)
Discovery date: 2018-12-17 02:36:42.000 (JD=2458469.608831)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-17 02:36:42.000
Flux: 19.44 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-04 03:26:21
Limiting flux: 19.73 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: