Discovery certificate for object 2020agn
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 59174 [ 2020TNSTR.187....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-19 10:36:39
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_COMPLETE)
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 2020agn
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aafcnby
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:20:18.252 (200.07605075) DEC = +58:55:29.28 (58.9248011)
Discovery date: 2020-01-15 13:21:57.000 (JD=2458864.0569213)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-15 13:21:57.000
Flux: 19.63 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-07 13:18:54
Limiting flux: 20.25 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2020agn