Discovery certificate for object 2020duj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 63256 [ 2020TNSTR.701....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-03-03 10:14:00
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 2020duj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaricii
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:13:24.076 (198.3503182) DEC = +37:15:50.59 (37.264053875)
Discovery date: 2020-02-29 08:17:30.336 (JD=2458908.8454861)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-29 08:17:30.336
Flux: 19.69 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-02-27 11:13:33
Limiting flux: 20.1672 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/2020duj