Discovery certificate for object 2020fwj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 65998 [ 2020TNSTR.966....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-04-04 11:56:42
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 2020fwj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aauolgf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:29:10.271 (232.2927958) DEC = -03:06:37.30 (-3.11036)
Discovery date: 2020-04-04 10:02:42.720 (JD=2458943.9185532)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-04-04 10:02:42.720
Flux: 19.48 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-03-07 12:05:32
Limiting flux: 20.1032 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/2020fwj