Discovery certificate for object 2018khn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26827 [ 2018TNSTR1958....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-20 19:58:48
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: SN 2018khn
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acvgjqv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:56:18.025 (134.075106) DEC = +52:32:58.07 (52.5494645)
Discovery date: 2018-12-12 11:24:33.000 (JD=2458464.9753935)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-12 11:24:33.000
Flux: 20.49 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-09 12:38:52
Limiting flux: 20.07 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: