Discovery certificate for object 2020mxz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 74477 [ 2020TNSTR1844....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-06-18 12:24:27
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 2020mxz
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abgbfmc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:50:28.333 (297.61805575) DEC = -24:32:12.33 (-24.5367583)
Discovery date: 2020-06-18 08:31:31.872 (JD=2459018.8552315)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-06-18 08:31:31.872
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/2020mxz