Discovery certificate for object 2018kwm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27380 [ 2018TNSTR1997....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-28 08:25:22
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 2018kwm
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aaaalia
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:30:24.364 (82.6015169) DEC = +03:48:57.03 (3.8158404)
Discovery date: 2018-12-20 06:33:29 (JD=2458472.7732639)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-20 06:33:29
Flux: 16.03 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-14 07:57:38
Limiting flux: 20.36 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/2018kwm