Discovery certificate for object 2018kmv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27027 [ 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 2018kmv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aczeqzj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:00:22.548 (240.0939513) DEC = +53:50:56.29 (53.8489688)
Discovery date: 2018-12-20 12:50:11.000 (JD=2458473.0348495)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-20 12:50:11.000
Flux: 18.41 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: