Discovery certificate for object 2020pi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58296 [ 2020TNSTR..79....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-08 14:20:18
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 2020pi
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aabqice
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:08:45.941 (227.19142146667) DEC = +33:00:44.81 (33.012446566667)
Discovery date: 2020-01-02 12:12:24.000 (JD=2458851.0086227)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-02 12:12:24.000
Flux: 19.36 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: