Discovery certificate for object 2020mxp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 74454 [ 2020TNSTR1844....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-06-18 11:24:23
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 2020mxp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abgbvah
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:07:29.772 (346.8740518) DEC = -05:04:05.62 (-5.06822845)
Discovery date: 2020-06-18 09:17:14.208 (JD=2459018.8869676)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-06-18 09:17:14.208
Flux: 19.68 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2020mxp