Discovery certificate for object 2020ciu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 61661 [ 2020TNSTR.477....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-13 03:44:55
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_COMPLETE)
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 2020ciu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aalkflm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:54:33.032 (13.6376352) DEC = +05:13:41.99 (5.22833055)
Discovery date: 2020-01-27 03:27:51.000 (JD=2458875.6443519)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-27 03:27:51.000
Flux: 20.14 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-15 02:56:37
Limiting flux: 20.2486 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2020ciu