Discovery certificate for object 2020ctm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 62071 [ 2020TNSTR.531....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-17 04:23:10
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 2020ctm
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aanbvqg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:20:46.850 (80.19520675) DEC = -09:01:20.79 (-9.02244115)
Discovery date: 2020-02-14 04:26:36.000 (JD=2458893.6851505)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-14 04:26:36.000
Flux: 19.54 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-02-02 06:07:22
Limiting flux: 19.8589 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: