Discovery certificate for object 2018ksr
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27237 [ 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 2018ksr
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adaivyd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:45:00.871 (86.2536307) DEC = -21:36:32.98 (-21.6091619)
Discovery date: 2018-12-19 06:30:46.000 (JD=2458471.7713657)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-19 06:30:46.000
Flux: 18.83 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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