Discovery certificate for object 2020nld
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 75085 [ 2020TNSTR1932....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-06-25 10:18:26
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_COMPLETE)
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 2020nld
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abgdwfc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 23:43:37.632 (355.90679825) DEC = +17:42:47.23 (17.71312045)
Discovery date: 2020-06-18 11:13:50.880 (JD=2459018.9679514)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-06-18 11:13:50.880
Flux: 19.31 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-06-18 09:19:57
Limiting flux: 20.5251 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/2020nld