Discovery certificate for object 2020bpo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 60846 [ 2020TNSTR.367....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-02 02:29:58
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 2020bpo
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aacqavl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:45:49.149 (41.45478655) DEC = -23:14:01.22 (-23.2336716)
Discovery date: 2020-01-30 02:44:53.000 (JD=2458878.6145139)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-30 02:44:53.000
Flux: 17.52 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-24 04:05:38
Limiting flux: 19.8652 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2020bpo