Discovery certificate for object 2020mt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58149 [ 2020TNSTR..63....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-06 19:02:11
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

K. De (Caltech) on behalf of ZTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2020mt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaeabyu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:07:55.411 (346.9808787) DEC = +19:09:12.66 (19.1535167)
Discovery date: 2020-01-03 02:58:42.000 (JD=2458851.6240972)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-03 02:58:42.000
Flux: 19.0714 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-03 02:29:02
Limiting flux: 18.4311 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: