Discovery certificate for object 2018ksp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27234 [ 2018TNSTR1975....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-24 21:05:05
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 2018ksp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF17aaagyfw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:57:03.173 (74.26322) DEC = -23:24:51.92 (-23.4144211)
Discovery date: 2018-12-14 07:33:43.000 (JD=2458466.8150926)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-14 07:33:43.000
Flux: 18.2 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

Details of the new object can be viewed here: