Discovery certificate for object 2020cej
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 61485 [ 2020TNSTR.450....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-11 03:57:30
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 2020cej
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acgruqz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:58:50.646 (74.711023533333) DEC = -13:24:30.58 (-13.408494066667)
Discovery date: 2020-02-06 06:11:05.000 (JD=2458885.7576968)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-06 06:11:05.000
Flux: 17.14 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-02-02 06:08:01
Limiting flux: 19.5538 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: