Discovery certificate for object 2020axl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 59988 [ 2020TNSTR.276....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-26 08:45:00
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: AT 2020axl
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aagkyty
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:02:21.027 (150.5876144) DEC = +17:25:21.69 (17.422692642857)
Discovery date: 2020-01-23 11:45:36.000 (JD=2458871.9900116)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-23 11:45:36.000
Flux: 19.48 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-23 09:35:43
Limiting flux: 20.4479 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: