Discovery certificate for object 2020cdk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 61438 [ 2020TNSTR.439....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-09 13:34:27
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: SN 2020cdk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aammgop
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:48:06.130 (207.02553975) DEC = -13:49:17.27 (-13.8214645)
Discovery date: 2020-02-09 11:35:57.000 (JD=2458888.9833102)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-09 11:35:57.000
Flux: 17.71 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-29 12:34:38
Limiting flux: 20.0716 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: