Discovery certificate for object 2020dxo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 63440 [ 2020TNSTR.714....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-03-04 07:13:46
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 2020dxo
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aasbvco
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:05:16.038 (181.31682616667) DEC = +04:25:53.34 (4.4314841333333)
Discovery date: 2020-03-03 09:02:37.248 (JD=2458911.8768171)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-03-03 09:02:37.248
Flux: 19.59 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-03-01 06:36:50
Limiting flux: 19.5059 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/2020dxo