Discovery certificate for object 2020ij
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 57857 [ 2020TNSTR..62....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-06 13:10:15
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 2020ij
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aaneoml
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:03:07.803 (105.7825116) DEC = +70:02:33.79 (70.042718225)
Discovery date: 2020-01-01 11:40:16.000 (JD=2458849.9862963)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-01 11:40:16.000
Flux: 18.98 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-12-29 06:55:12
Limiting flux: 20.4671 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: