Discovery certificate for object 2018kxp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27414 [ 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 2018kxp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adazigr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:59:36.467 (149.9019472) DEC = +06:46:28.53 (6.7745911)
Discovery date: 2018-12-22 11:24:05 (JD=2458474.9750579)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-22 11:24:05
Flux: 19.81 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-12 12:59:19
Limiting flux: 20.52 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/2018kxp