Discovery certificate for object 2020bud
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 61038 [ 2020TNSTR.387....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-04 10:30:48
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 2020bud
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aalxxar
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:38:36.807 (144.65336046667) DEC = +41:03:47.82 (41.063283933333)
Discovery date: 2020-02-04 10:08:35.000 (JD=2458883.9226273)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-04 10:08:35.000
Flux: 19.38 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-02-04 06:47:58
Limiting flux: 19.6967 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/2020bud