Discovery certificate for object 2020bpx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 60876 [ 2020TNSTR.367....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-02 06:30:08
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 2020bpx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaknlcu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:49:22.514 (147.3438082) DEC = +04:42:11.59 (4.7032194333333)
Discovery date: 2020-01-30 09:03:57.000 (JD=2458878.8777546)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-30 09:03:57.000
Flux: 19.44 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-30 07:10:05
Limiting flux: 20.0058 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/2020bpx