Discovery certificate for object 2020aai
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58906 [ 2020TNSTR.158....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-16 10:35:36
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: SN 2020aai
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aagfjlj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:11:57.908 (152.99128155) DEC = -01:57:06.18 (-1.95171565)
Discovery date: 2020-01-16 08:02:43.000 (JD=2458864.8352315)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-16 08:02:43.000
Flux: 18.54 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-07 11:02:55
Limiting flux: 20.0144 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: