Discovery certificate for object 2020eai
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 63537 [ 2020TNSTR.728....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-03-05 05:13:44
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: SN 2020eai
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaskdhj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:59:08.054 (74.783558) DEC = +04:58:21.78 (4.97271765)
Discovery date: 2020-03-05 03:23:05.856 (JD=2458913.6410417)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-03-05 03:23:05.856
Flux: 18.57 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-02-25 04:09:14
Limiting flux: 20.1843 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: