Discovery certificate for object 2018kyc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27429 [ 2018TNSTR1997....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-28 12:43:37
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 2018kyc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adaciar
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:47:50.475 (236.9603136) DEC = +66:30:51.84 (66.5143991)
Discovery date: 2018-12-23 11:55:57 (JD=2458475.9971875)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-23 11:55:57
Flux: 19.54 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-17 12:10:39
Limiting flux: 20.08 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/2018kyc