Discovery certificate for object 2020joa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 70333 [ 2020TNSTR1308....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-05-11 07:03:57
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 2020joa
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aazgtum
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:40:08.085 (175.0336876) DEC = +16:45:45.79 (16.7627203)
Discovery date: 2020-05-11 04:36:59.904 (JD=2458980.6923611)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-05-11 04:36:59.904
Flux: 19.26 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-05-05 05:32:34
Limiting flux: 19.5497 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: