Discovery certificate for object 2018kmn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27011 [ 2018TNSTR1970....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-23 20:51:07
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
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 2018kmn
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adabebi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:41:48.845 (55.4535191) DEC = -12:31:20.96 (-12.5224898)
Discovery date: 2018-12-20 06:09:38 (JD=2458472.7566898)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-20 06:09:38
Flux: 19.81 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-04 06:01:52
Limiting flux: 20.2 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/2018kmn