Discovery certificate for object 2020im
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 57894 [ 2020TNSTR..62....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-06 13:10:47
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 2020im
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19adcfxxe
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:21:09.221 (200.28842267) DEC = +68:58:33.57 (68.97599197)
Discovery date: 2020-01-02 12:50:36.000 (JD=2458851.0351505)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-02 12:50:36.000
Flux: 19.7 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-12-29 13:47:53
Limiting flux: 19.946 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: