Discovery certificate for object 2020eei
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 63729 [ 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: SN 2020eei
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aasxfcd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:47:05.903 (236.77459405) DEC = +08:51:44.77 (8.86243705)
Discovery date: 2020-03-03 12:29:37.248 (JD=2458912.0205671)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-03-03 12:29:37.248
Flux: 19.82 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-02-29 11:42:36
Limiting flux: 20.4274 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/2020eei