Discovery certificate for object 2020eem
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 63742 [ 2020TNSTR.743....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-03-07 12:45:00
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 2020eem
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aasjbeu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:07:25.612 (226.8567184) DEC = -12:34:56.25 (-12.582290566667)
Discovery date: 2020-03-04 11:01:31.296 (JD=2458912.9593866)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-03-04 11:01:31.296
Flux: 20.43 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-02-16 12:56:43
Limiting flux: 19.7428 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: