Discovery certificate for object 2018kwv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27391 [ 2018TNSTR1997....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-28 10:56:48
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 2018kwv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acwwljq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:14:25.333 (123.6055521) DEC = +04:20:32.78 (4.3424397)
Discovery date: 2018-12-16 10:28:20 (JD=2458468.9363542)


Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-16 10:28:20
Flux: 19.56 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-13 12:41:36
Limiting flux: 20.36 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/2018kwv