Discovery certificate for object 2020idt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 68767 [ 2020TNSTR1127....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-04-25 10:01:33
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 2020idt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aavnpqx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:12:04.354 (258.01814295) DEC = +21:33:43.03 (21.56195185)
Discovery date: 2020-04-22 10:58:07.392 (JD=2458961.9570255)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-04-22 10:58:07.392
Flux: 19.64 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-04-14 10:58:43
Limiting flux: 20.1123 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/2020idt