Discovery certificate for object 2018ksy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27249 [ 2018TNSTR1975....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-24 21:17:36
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 2018ksy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18ablqhbt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:51:51.533 (207.9647189) DEC = +21:22:11.50 (21.3698624)
Discovery date: 2018-12-20 12:56:50.000 (JD=2458473.0394676)

Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-20 12:56:50.000
Flux: 19.67 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: