Discovery certificate for object 2018kua
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27287 [ 2018TNSTR1975....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-24 21:27:22
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2018kua
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aczerbj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:51:22.992 (237.8458016) DEC = +39:07:59.98 (39.1333266)
Discovery date: 2018-12-20 12:51:29.000 (JD=2458473.0357639)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-20 12:51:29.000
Flux: 19.55 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: