Discovery certificate for object 2020axk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 59986 [ 2020TNSTR.276....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-26 06:45:00
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 2020axk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aahkgcz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:36:31.532 (144.131381775) DEC = +59:24:16.42 (59.404561025)
Discovery date: 2020-01-24 05:49:13.000 (JD=2458872.7425231)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-24 05:49:13.000
Flux: 20.42 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-23 07:42:42
Limiting flux: 20.3123 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: