Discovery certificate for object 2020nyc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 75699 [ 2020TNSTR2035....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-07-04 12:37:11
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: AT 2020nyc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abjooyg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:09:04.861 (332.27025333333) DEC = +33:37:32.81 (33.625779733333)
Discovery date: 2020-07-04 09:06:02.880 (JD=2459034.8792014)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-07-04 09:06:02.880
Flux: 19.28 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-07-01 10:34:27
Limiting flux: 20.8869 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/2020nyc