Discovery certificate for object 2020edv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 63704 [ 2020TNSTR.743....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-03-07 08:46:53
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 2020edv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aapmsjs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:29:48.014 (187.45005783889) DEC = +38:26:27.85 (38.441068216667)
Discovery date: 2020-02-22 09:21:10.080 (JD=2458901.8896991)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-22 09:21:10.080
Flux: 19.77 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-02-21 09:51:15
Limiting flux: 19.5723 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/2020edv