Discovery certificate for object 2020bis
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 60499 [ 2020TNSTR.315....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-29 21:29:30
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 2020bis
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aakgpme
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:30:33.222 (142.63842663333) DEC = +48:06:37.22 (48.1103399)
Discovery date: 2020-01-29 05:40:45.000 (JD=2458877.7366435)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-29 05:40:45.000
Flux: 19.69 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-28 07:18:47
Limiting flux: 20.5578 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: