Discovery certificate for object 2020hgx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 67649 [ 2020TNSTR1039....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-04-15 10:58:59
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 2020hgx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aauwvmp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:10:55.634 (227.73180775) DEC = +04:05:34.13 (4.092815)
Discovery date: 2020-04-15 09:32:12.768 (JD=2458954.8973727)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-04-15 09:32:12.768
Flux: 18.94 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-04-04 11:06:46
Limiting flux: 20.0991 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: