Discovery certificate for object 2020cwy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 62222 [ 2020TNSTR.555....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-19 13:16:46
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 2020cwy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aankywm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:01:28.449 (255.3685367) DEC = +38:17:00.09 (38.28335715)
Discovery date: 2020-02-14 13:01:26.000 (JD=2458894.0426736)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-14 13:01:26.000
Flux: 19.78 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-02-14 11:35:33
Limiting flux: 19.9483 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/2020cwy