Discovery certificate for object 2020iav
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 68611 [ 2020TNSTR1121....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-04-24 05:00:52
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 2020iav
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aauzlld
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:14:02.994 (123.51247576667) DEC = +40:58:45.76 (40.979378166667)
Discovery date: 2020-04-15 05:16:09.120 (JD=2458954.7195486)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-04-15 05:16:09.120
Flux: 20.46 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-04-05 04:23:49
Limiting flux: 19.691 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/2020iav