Discovery certificate for object 2020ntv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 75500 [ 2020TNSTR1997....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-06-30 12:36:26
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 2020ntv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abgbgrx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:39:03.505 (324.76460576667) DEC = -15:45:21.61 (-15.756003366667)
Discovery date: 2020-06-27 08:59:09.024 (JD=2459027.8744097)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-06-27 08:59:09.024
Flux: 19.46 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-06-18 11:03:04
Limiting flux: 20.5773 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: