Discovery certificate for object 2020bmd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 60687 [ 2020TNSTR.343....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-31 00:29:50
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: AT 2020bmd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaigaxu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:18:33.002 (199.637509775) DEC = -18:11:16.06 (-18.18779415)
Discovery date: 2020-01-25 13:03:27.000 (JD=2458874.0440741)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-25 13:03:27.000
Flux: 19.67 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

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