Discovery certificate for object 2020bja
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 60516 [ 2020TNSTR.330....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-30 05:29:27
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
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 2020bja
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aairvsi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:13:48.957 (108.4539887) DEC = +35:50:10.88 (35.836356833333)
Discovery date: 2020-01-27 05:15:12.000 (JD=2458875.7189005)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-27 05:15:12.000
Flux: 19.96 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-24 06:55:42
Limiting flux: 20.3391 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2020bja