Discovery certificate for object 2018kkk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26924 [ 2018TNSTR2070....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-22 21:14:05
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
Source Group: 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 2018kkk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acynlmf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:55:36.531 (358.9022113) DEC = +06:01:42.09 (6.0283589)
Discovery date: 2018-12-19 03:27:20 (JD=2458471.6439931)


Remarks: Close to core of SDSS DR10 galaxy

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-19 03:27:20
Flux: 19.15 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-04 03:56:09
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: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018kkk