Discovery certificate for object 2018kxl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27409 [ 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 2018kxl
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aczczav
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:08:05.747 (122.023946) DEC = +27:28:14.98 (27.4708286)
Discovery date: 2018-12-22 12:08:00 (JD=2458475.0055556)


Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-22 12:08:00
Flux: 19.02 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-12 07:37:29
Limiting flux: 20.35 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/2018kxl