Discovery certificate for object 2020axo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 59994 [ 2020TNSTR.276....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-26 09:45:05
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 2020axo
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aahggbm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:28:00.041 (172.0001717) DEC = +16:36:26.75 (16.6074313)
Discovery date: 2020-01-23 10:34:51.000 (JD=2458871.9408681)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-23 10:34:51.000
Flux: 19.98 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-19 11:11:31
Limiting flux: 20.0626 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: