Discovery certificate for object 2020cvx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 62178 [ 2020TNSTR.555....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-19 08:16:23
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 2020cvx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aakgvhl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:24:47.167 (126.1965274) DEC = +77:17:45.71 (77.29603035)
Discovery date: 2020-02-19 05:10:07.000 (JD=2458898.7153588)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-19 05:10:07.000
Flux: 19.96 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-19 09:27:44
Limiting flux: 20.4614 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/2020cvx