Discovery certificate for object 2018ktp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27272 [ 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: SN 2018ktp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acrygtk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:03:41.174 (195.9215575) DEC = -11:35:54.26 (-11.5984049)
Discovery date: 2018-12-23 11:44:06 (JD=2458475.9889583)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-23 11:44:06
Flux: 18.17 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: