Discovery certificate for object 2020nu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58215 [ 2020TNSTR..71....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-07 13:10:17
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: SN 2020nu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aadyukn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:51:54.388 (162.9766155) DEC = +65:43:07.44 (65.7187332)
Discovery date: 2020-01-07 11:55:32.000 (JD=2458855.9968981)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-07 11:55:32.000
Flux: 19.69 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-04 11:46:33
Limiting flux: 20.893 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/2020nu