Discovery certificate for object 2018kek
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26704 [ 2018TNSTR1951....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-19 10:19:54
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 2018kek
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acvwgdu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:28:44.490 (142.1853761) DEC = -05:45:06.99 (-5.7519405)
Discovery date: 2018-12-13 12:36:24.000 (JD=2458466.0252778)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-13 12:36:24.000
Flux: 20.2169 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-13 11:34:04
Limiting flux: 20.12 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: