Discovery certificate for object 2018kld
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26951 [ 2018TNSTR1969....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-23 01:06:42
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018kld
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acvbqaz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:53:50.763 (28.4615125) DEC = -08:30:11.79 (-8.5032761)
Discovery date: 2018-12-22 02:32:38.000 (JD=2458474.6059954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-22 02:32:38.000
Flux: 18.74 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-19 04:07:40
Limiting flux: 18.38 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: