Discovery certificate for object 2020aow
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 59623 [ 2020TNSTR.238....1H ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-23 19:22:37
Sender: Anna Ho
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

Anna Ho report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2020aow
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:44:53.708 (11.223783) DEC = +41:36:00.30 (41.600082)
Discovery date: 2020-01-01 03:37:35.000 (JD=2458849.6511)

Potential host galaxy: M31


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-01 03:37:35.000
Flux: 20.3 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-01 02:08:09
Limiting flux: 20.63 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2020aow