Discovery certificate for object 2020hvt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 68341 [ 2020TNSTR1104....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-04-22 11:00:52
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_COMPLETE)
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 2020hvt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aavniiw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:35:15.366 (248.81402374286) DEC = +25:01:38.45 (25.027346857143)
Discovery date: 2020-04-15 09:40:18.336 (JD=2458954.9029861)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-04-15 09:40:18.336
Flux: 19.94 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-04-14 10:26:45
Limiting flux: 20.4004 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2020hvt