Discovery certificate for object 2018kdh
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26641 [ 2018TNSTR1951....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-19 10:19:33
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 2018kdh
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aaqrxza
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:48:08.985 (237.0374385) DEC = +68:12:24.33 (68.2067586)
Discovery date: 2018-12-10 12:16:07.000 (JD=2458463.0112037)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-10 12:16:07.000
Flux: 17.834 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-08-24 04:49:43
Limiting flux: 19.71 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: