Discovery certificate for object 2018kgs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26788 [ 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 2018kgs
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acxhowj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:07:33.783 (1.8907623) DEC = -15:21:05.11 (-15.3514184)
Discovery date: 2018-12-17 03:34:17.000 (JD=2458469.6488079)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-17 03:34:17.000
Flux: 19.47 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: