Discovery certificate for object 2018kue
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27291 [ 2018TNSTR1975....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-24 21:27:27
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 2018kue
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adalgqo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:22:07.314 (230.530477) DEC = +21:19:27.28 (21.3242439)
Discovery date: 2018-12-16 13:05:47 (JD=2458469.0456944)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-16 13:05:47
Flux: 20.13 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-16 12:55:26
Limiting flux: 20.19 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2018kue