Discovery certificate for object 2020ato
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 59822 [ 2020TNSTR.261....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-25 06:44:56
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 2020ato
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aafwyvm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:06:12.580 (121.55241773333) DEC = +60:24:58.57 (60.41626965)
Discovery date: 2020-01-19 09:26:26.000 (JD=2458867.8933565)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-19 09:26:26.000
Flux: 19.89 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-19 06:14:30
Limiting flux: 20.3345 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: