Discovery certificate for object 2018kts
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27277 [ 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 2018kts
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acueief
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:53:18.122 (223.3255063) DEC = +09:10:15.56 (9.1709885)
Discovery date: 2018-12-20 12:26:08 (JD=2458473.0181481)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-20 12:26:08
Flux: 19.68 ABMag
Filter: g-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: