Discovery certificate for object 2018kde
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26638 [ 2018TNSTR1951....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-19 09:30:38
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: 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 2018kde
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acwzolc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:16:41.205 (169.1716864) DEC = +29:09:42.99 (29.1619407)
Discovery date: 2018-12-12 13:03:25.000 (JD=2458465.0440394)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-12 13:03:25.000
Flux: 19.7178 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-12 11:55:23
Limiting flux: 20.77 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: