Discovery certificate for object 2018koz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27104 [ 2018TNSTR1975....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-24 07:54:07
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 2018koz
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adaikfe
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:23:39.578 (65.9149082) DEC = -24:06:31.21 (-24.1086682)
Discovery date: 2018-12-20 06:30:49 (JD=2458472.771412)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-20 06:30:49
Flux: 19.24 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2018koz