Discovery certificate for object 2020edx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 63708 [ 2020TNSTR.743....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-03-07 08:47:07
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 2020edx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aasajit
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:35:04.344 (83.768101766667) DEC = -11:25:54.05 (-11.4316794)
Discovery date: 2020-03-03 04:10:22.368 (JD=2458911.6738657)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-03-03 04:10:22.368
Flux: 15.79 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-02-25 04:05:59
Limiting flux: 20.1886 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/2020edx