Discovery certificate for object 2020mru
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 74147 [ 2020TNSTR1812....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-06-15 14:23:46
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 2020mru
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abfcpxb
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:29:21.620 (322.3400832) DEC = -12:56:31.30 (-12.942027)
Discovery date: 2020-06-14 09:18:16.416 (JD=2459014.8876852)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-06-14 09:18:16.416
Flux: 19.22 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-05-29 10:45:57
Limiting flux: 20.7102 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/2020mru