Discovery certificate for object 2018kne
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27038 [ 2018TNSTR1970....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-23 21:29:59
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: SN 2018kne
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adacicy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:55:05.189 (238.7716222) DEC = +66:47:05.22 (66.7847842)
Discovery date: 2018-12-17 12:10:41 (JD=2458470.0074306)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-17 12:10:41
Flux: 18.87 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: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018kne