Discovery certificate for object 2020may
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 73324 [ 2020TNSTR1732....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-06-09 06:16:54
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 2020may
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abeeyre
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:23:58.955 (185.99564645) DEC = +48:21:18.87 (48.35524065)
Discovery date: 2020-06-09 04:12:54.432 (JD=2459009.675625)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-06-09 04:12:54.432
Flux: 19.44 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-06-04 05:43:41
Limiting flux: 19.8184 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/2020may