Discovery certificate for object 2020nv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58217 [ 2020TNSTR..71....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-07 13:10:20
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 2020nv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaawmxq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:17:04.287 (184.26786188) DEC = +58:35:53.52 (58.59819929)
Discovery date: 2020-01-01 12:15:14.000 (JD=2458850.0105787)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-01 12:15:14.000
Flux: 19.88 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-12-29 13:51:15
Limiting flux: 19.7989 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: