Discovery certificate for object 2020nxf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 75646 [ 2020TNSTR2026....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-07-03 10:56:12
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 2020nxf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abjbdzc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:35:42.168 (248.92570053333) DEC = +45:58:54.80 (45.981887733333)
Discovery date: 2020-07-02 05:30:33.984 (JD=2459032.7295602)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-07-02 05:30:33.984
Flux: 19.86 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-07-01 05:48:52
Limiting flux: 20.1991 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2020nxf