Discovery certificate for object 2020cxv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 62257 [ 2020TNSTR.567....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-20 03:16:33
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 2020cxv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aamivtc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:47:13.219 (56.805080533333) DEC = +20:19:38.22 (20.327283216667)
Discovery date: 2020-02-07 02:19:38.000 (JD=2458886.5969676)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-07 02:19:38.000
Flux: 19.79 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-02-01 03:58:12
Limiting flux: 19.968 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/2020cxv