Discovery certificate for object 2020ho
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 57824 [ 2020TNSTR..62....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-06 12:10:02
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 2020ho
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acawvqe
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:22:30.732 (335.628052) DEC = +34:12:06.54 (34.2018163)
Discovery date: 2020-01-02 02:22:00.000 (JD=2458850.5986227)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-02 02:22:00.000
Flux: 15.5 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-12-29 02:58:45
Limiting flux: 20.2103 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/2020ho