Discovery certificate for object 2018kws
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 27387 [ 2018TNSTR1997....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2018-12-28 08:30:54
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 2018kws
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adailqf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:06:12.671 (46.5527959) DEC = +21:09:06.96 (21.151934)
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 06:25:57.000 (JD=2458480.7680324)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2018-12-28 06:25:57.000
Flux: 19.36 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-12-12 06:39:01
Limiting flux: 20.32 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: