Discovery certificate for object 2018kwo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27382 [ 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 2018kwo
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acwgcle
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:41:57.036 (85.4876514) DEC = -11:24:25.28 (-11.4070235)
Discovery date: 2018-12-14 07:28:18 (JD=2458466.8113194)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-14 07:28:18
Flux: 15.63 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-10 08:27:36
Limiting flux: 20.08 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2018kwo