Discovery certificate for object 2018kuz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27319 [ 2018TNSTR1979....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-25 01:54:51
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 2018kuz
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adaksqo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:17:56.634 (154.4859755) DEC = +07:37:12.38 (7.6201056)
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: 18.67 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: 19.48 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: