Discovery certificate for object 2018kwt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27388 [ 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: AT 2018kwt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adaimlf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:03:17.381 (45.8224189) DEC = +18:31:54.77 (18.5318803)
Discovery date: 2018-12-24 07:08:04 (JD=2458476.7972801)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-24 07:08:04
Flux: 19.07 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-12 06:39:01
Limiting flux: 20.34 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/2018kwt