Discovery certificate for object 2020czm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 62345 [ 2020TNSTR.582....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-21 05:16:46
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 2020czm
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aapqaof
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:02:17.381 (90.57242215) DEC = -24:06:19.34 (-24.1053726)
Discovery date: 2020-02-21 03:02:57.000 (JD=2458900.6270486)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-21 03:02:57.000
Flux: 18.05 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-02-15 05:04:07
Limiting flux: 19.8687 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/2020czm