Discovery certificate for object 2020kzs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 71909 [ 2020TNSTR1558....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-05-25 10:47:38
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
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: SN 2020kzs
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abbpkng
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:14:55.027 (258.7292783) DEC = +35:31:13.77 (35.520492866667)
Discovery date: 2020-05-25 07:32:50.208 (JD=2458994.8144676)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-05-25 07:32:50.208
Flux: 19.34 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-05-23 07:58:07
Limiting flux: 20.6759 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2020kzs