Discovery certificate for object 2020ael
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 59062 [ 2020TNSTR.177....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-18 14:36:10
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
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 2020ael
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aagnbec
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:15:43.981 (273.9332537) DEC = +61:34:07.90 (61.56886125)
Discovery date: 2020-01-18 12:50:55 (JD=2458867.0353704)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-18 12:50:55
Flux: 18.83 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: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2020ael