Discovery certificate for object 2018kuc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27289 [ 2018TNSTR1975....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-24 21:27:22
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 2018kuc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adachmi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:17:58.596 (214.4941506) DEC = +09:16:09.70 (9.2693612)
Discovery date: 2018-12-23 11:48:42.000 (JD=2458475.9921644)

Remarks: Known SDSS and/or MILLIQUAS QSO/AGN


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-23 11:48:42.000
Flux: 19.27 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: