Discovery certificate for object 2018ktt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27278 [ 2018TNSTR1975....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-24 21:27:22
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
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 2018ktt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acuewyy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:35:06.670 (233.7777935) DEC = +16:01:16.87 (16.021352)
Discovery date: 2018-12-16 13:05:47 (JD=2458469.0456944)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-16 13:05:47
Flux: 19.78 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: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018ktt