Discovery certificate for object 2020mbc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 73329 [ 2020TNSTR1732....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-06-09 06:16:54
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 2020mbc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abefbpl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:02:03.590 (210.514957) DEC = +26:37:49.22 (26.6303387)
Discovery date: 2020-06-09 05:07:21.216 (JD=2459009.7134375)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-06-09 05:07:21.216
Flux: 19.14 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-05-31 06:14:22
Limiting flux: 20.0049 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: