Discovery certificate for object 2020hy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 57843 [ 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 2020hy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aabqniw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:04:50.525 (151.21051936667) DEC = -12:50:58.51 (-12.849586766667)
Discovery date: 2020-01-02 11:01:58.000 (JD=2458850.9596991)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-02 11:01:58.000
Flux: 19.11 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: