Discovery certificate for object 2018kzr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27483 [ 2018TNSTR1996....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-28 23:01:21
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Source Group: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2018kzr
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adaykvg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:28:53.460 (127.2227503) DEC = +01:06:38.71 (1.1107514)
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 10:07:40 (JD=2458480.9219907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 10:07:40
Flux: 18.58 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-23 12:57:36
Limiting flux: 18.95 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/2018kzr