Discovery certificate for object 2018ktz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27286 [ 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 2018ktz
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aczeqzs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:40:19.886 (235.0828566) DEC = +37:45:36.19 (37.760053)
Discovery date: 2018-12-20 12:51:29 (JD=2458473.0357639)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-20 12:51:29
Flux: 19.33 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: