Discovery certificate for object 2018ktm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27266 [ 2018TNSTR1975....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-24 21:27:22
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 2018ktm
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aavswss
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:04:49.591 (211.20663) DEC = +65:54:31.55 (65.9087628)
Discovery date: 2018-12-20 10:41:14 (JD=2458472.9453125)

Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-20 10:41:14
Flux: 18.89 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: