Discovery certificate for object 2020ago
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 59175 [ 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: SN 2020ago
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aagloch
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:28:39.474 (142.1644746) DEC = +55:10:35.91 (55.1766409)
Discovery date: 2020-01-19 08:44:13.000 (JD=2458867.8640394)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-19 08:44:13.000
Flux: 19.54 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-19 08:18:10
Limiting flux: 20.4228 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/2020ago