Discovery certificate for object 2018kwq
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27385 [ 2018TNSTR1997....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-28 08:30:54
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: SN 2018kwq
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aczqtpt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:33:02.159 (53.2589949) DEC = +25:35:58.35 (25.5995415)
Discovery date: 2018-12-22 07:20:26 (JD=2458474.8058565)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-22 07:20:26
Flux: 19.17 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-12 06:39:44
Limiting flux: 20.35 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/2018kwq