Discovery certificate for object 2018kie
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26847 [ 2018TNSTR1958....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-20 20:33:57
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 2018kie
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aczbgpm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:28:49.182 (352.2049243) DEC = +28:21:38.50 (28.3606955)
Discovery date: 2018-12-17 03:07:18.000 (JD=2458469.6300694)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-17 03:07:18.000
Flux: 20.11 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-17 02:13:12
Limiting flux: 20.28 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: