Discovery certificate for object 2020mba
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 73326 [ 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 2020mba
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abeeytg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:34:50.043 (188.7085105) DEC = +58:54:54.49 (58.9151361)
Discovery date: 2020-06-09 04:14:56.256 (JD=2459009.677037)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-06-09 04:14:56.256
Flux: 19.16 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-06-04 05:50:32
Limiting flux: 19.8035 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/2020mba