Discovery certificate for object 2018kgt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26790 [ 2018TNSTR1958....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-20 13:07:34
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 2018kgt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aczalor
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:05:57.662 (331.4902592) DEC = +01:22:50.74 (1.3807599)
Discovery date: 2018-12-17 03:26:04.000 (JD=2458469.6431134)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-17 03:26:04.000
Flux: 19.44 ABMag
Filter: g-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: