Discovery certificate for object 2018kna
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27032 [ 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 2018kna
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aczergf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:10:04.433 (212.5184724) DEC = +16:45:35.08 (16.7597438)
Discovery date: 2018-12-20 12:56:50.000 (JD=2458473.0394676)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-20 12:56:50.000
Flux: 19.95 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: