Discovery certificate for object 2020lfu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 72179 [ 2020TNSTR1602....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-05-28 05:12:43
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: AT 2020lfu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abbfhxd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:55:00.072 (193.7502994) DEC = +62:28:17.29 (62.4714708)
Discovery date: 2020-05-25 06:16:39.648 (JD=2458994.7615741)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-05-25 06:16:39.648
Flux: 19.67 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-05-22 05:51:40
Limiting flux: 20.6119 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2020lfu