Discovery certificate for object 2018kmt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27025 [ 2018TNSTR1970....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-23 21:29:59
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 2018kmt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acyendr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:57:21.818 (194.3409079) DEC = -02:49:56.30 (-2.8323058)
Discovery date: 2018-12-17 13:02:52.000 (JD=2458470.0436574)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-17 13:02:52.000
Flux: 18.18 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

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