Discovery certificate for object 2020hod
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 67921 [ 2020TNSTR1061....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-04-17 05:59:05
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 2020hod
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaveiqr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 04:49:41.628 (72.4234512) DEC = +77:56:39.52 (77.9443103)
Discovery date: 2020-04-17 04:12:59.616 (JD=2458956.6756944)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-04-17 04:12:59.616
Flux: 19.26 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-04-02 03:47:47
Limiting flux: 19.9319 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: