Discovery certificate for object 2018kpi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27113 [ 2018TNSTR1974....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-24 12:05:12
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018kpi
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aczznpz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:57:20.861 (29.336919) DEC = +09:14:57.40 (9.2492786)
Discovery date: 2018-12-23 02:57:07 (JD=2458475.6229977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-23 02:57:07
Flux: 17.63 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-20 04:45:07
Limiting flux: 19.41 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2018kpi