Discovery certificate for object 2020iib
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 68928 [ 2020TNSTR1150....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-04-27 07:39:10
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 2020iib
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aavuuah
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:29:35.616 (157.398398225) DEC = -12:36:36.95 (-12.61026495)
Discovery date: 2020-04-16 05:01:02.784 (JD=2458955.7090625)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-04-16 05:01:02.784
Flux: 19.98 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-04-16 04:22:31
Limiting flux: 20.297 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: