Discovery certificate for object 2020cgx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 61571 [ 2020TNSTR.461....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-12 03:25:02
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 2020cgx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaivxga
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:50:10.706 (87.544606925) DEC = -13:21:14.72 (-13.3540886875)
Discovery date: 2020-01-27 04:05:23.000 (JD=2458875.6704051)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-27 04:05:23.000
Flux: 20.02 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-25 05:45:04
Limiting flux: 20.2045 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: