Discovery certificate for object 2020nir
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 74958 [ 2020TNSTR1920....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-06-24 08:29:30
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 2020nir
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abgglnk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:51:55.391 (222.98079577143) DEC = +04:23:19.91 (4.3888652)
Discovery date: 2020-06-19 06:06:07.200 (JD=2459019.7542477)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-06-19 06:06:07.200
Flux: 19.92 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-06-19 05:05:02
Limiting flux: 20.5865 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: