Discovery certificate for object 2020hw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 57840 [ 2020TNSTR..62....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-06 12:10:12
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 2020hw
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aabbvry
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:38:44.051 (354.68354536667) DEC = +30:31:23.71 (30.523253233333)
Discovery date: 2020-01-01 02:55:54.000 (JD=2458849.6221644)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-01 02:55:54.000
Flux: 18.62 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-12-29 02:43:22
Limiting flux: 20.4655 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: