Discovery certificate for object 2020pj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58297 [ 2020TNSTR..79....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-08 14:20:18
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 2020pj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aabqihu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:31:34.960 (232.89566778) DEC = +33:05:41.47 (33.09485168)
Discovery date: 2020-01-02 12:13:43 (JD=2458851.0095255)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-02 12:13:43
Flux: 19.71 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-12-19 13:32:55
Limiting flux: 19.9389 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/2020pj