Discovery certificate for object 2020agl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 59167 [ 2020TNSTR.187....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-19 09:38:35
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 2020agl
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aagweit
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:43:45.135 (130.93806316667) DEC = -08:41:41.56 (-8.6948774666667)
Discovery date: 2020-01-15 08:10:02.000 (JD=2458863.8403125)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-15 08:10:02.000
Flux: 19.55 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-05 11:02:22
Limiting flux: 20.5544 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: