Discovery certificate for object 2020blg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 60642 [ 2020TNSTR.330....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-30 20:29:35
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_COMPLETE)
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 2020blg
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aawmyck
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:00:23.716 (150.0988147) DEC = +15:58:02.48 (15.96735594)
Discovery date: 2020-01-29 07:51:47.000 (JD=2458877.8276273)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-29 07:51:47.000
Flux: 19.14 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-29 07:32:01
Limiting flux: 20.2563 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/2020blg