Discovery certificate for object 2018kdr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26661 [ 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 2018kdr
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acsxefj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:40:03.454 (295.0143929) DEC = +61:44:04.59 (61.7346088)
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 03:47:23.000 (JD=2458456.6579051)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-04 03:47:23.000
Flux: 17.6233 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: