Discovery certificate for object 2018kxh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27404 [ 2018TNSTR1997....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-28 11:56:07
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 2018kxh
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acepuyx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:40:08.439 (160.0351612) DEC = +31:09:44.04 (31.1622345)
Discovery date: 2018-12-19 12:41:30 (JD=2458472.0288194)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-19 12:41:30
Flux: 19.06 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-12 12:56:35
Limiting flux: 20.59 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/2018kxh