Discovery certificate for object 2020bax
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 60125 [ 2020TNSTR.284....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-27 03:45:13
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 2020bax
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aagzuaw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:13:45.468 (3.439448775) DEC = +35:32:34.28 (35.5428554)
Discovery date: 2020-01-24 03:04:56.000 (JD=2458872.6284259)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-24 03:04:56.000
Flux: 19.41 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-14 03:03:28
Limiting flux: 20.6629 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: