Discovery certificate for object 2018kuy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27318 [ 2018TNSTR1979....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-25 01:54:23
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2018kuy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adaksjs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:18:52.413 (154.7183861) DEC = +02:21:37.89 (2.360526)
Discovery date: 2018-12-24 11:16:48.000 (JD=2458476.97)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-24 11:16:48.000
Flux: 18.37 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-23 12:36:00
Limiting flux: 19.51 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: