Discovery certificate for object 2018khk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26823 [ 2018TNSTR1958....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-20 19:52:08
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: SN 2018khk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acwyqeg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:46:19.290 (206.5803752) DEC = +14:10:51.75 (14.1810426)
Discovery date: 2018-12-17 12:35:52.000 (JD=2458470.0249074)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-17 12:35:52.000
Flux: 17.82 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-11-27 12:55:09
Limiting flux: 19.66 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: