Discovery certificate for object 2020cvs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 62163 [ 2020TNSTR.555....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-19 05:16:21
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
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 2020cvs
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaomfhr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:48:19.547 (87.0814466) DEC = +62:15:43.45 (62.2620696)
Discovery date: 2020-02-19 03:01:21.000 (JD=2458898.6259375)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-19 03:01:21.000
Flux: 18.92 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-02-03 03:45:11
Limiting flux: 20.1333 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2020cvs