Discovery certificate for object 2020nxg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 75647 [ 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 2020nxg
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abjbede
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:29:07.811 (262.28254703333) DEC = +35:48:35.33 (35.80981295)
Discovery date: 2020-06-30 08:24:06.912 (JD=2459030.850081)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-06-30 08:24:06.912
Flux: 19.89 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-06-28 08:06:53
Limiting flux: 20.8555 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/2020nxg