Discovery certificate for object 2018kls
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 26971 [ 2018TNSTR1970....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-23 13:53:12
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 2018kls
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acwtydh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:07:20.567 (31.8356945) DEC = +20:44:44.08 (20.7455788)
Discovery date: 2018-12-20 02:49:20.000 (JD=2458472.6176042)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-20 02:49:20.000
Flux: 19.17 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-16 07:06:57
Limiting flux: 20.07 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: