Discovery certificate for object 2018ktq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27273 [ 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 2018ktq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acryhbn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:46:29.534 (206.6230604) DEC = +10:52:26.46 (10.8740158)
Discovery date: 2018-12-24 12:14:02 (JD=2458477.0097454)

Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-24 12:14:02
Flux: 19.63 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: