Discovery certificate for object 2020bzf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 61248 [ 2020TNSTR.418....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-07 14:34:04
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 2020bzf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aamhnym
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:18:47.410 (259.69754235) DEC = +01:28:54.85 (1.48190335)
Discovery date: 2020-02-07 11:34:46.000 (JD=2458886.9824769)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-07 11:34:46.000
Flux: 15.08 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/2020bzf