Discovery certificate for object 2020pwu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 78136 [ 2020TNSTR2217....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-07-21 10:50:19
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 2020pwu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abmddts
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:25:44.197 (21.43415275) DEC = +02:26:10.41 (2.4362255833333)
Discovery date: 2020-07-16 10:38:21.984 (JD=2459046.9433102)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-07-16 10:38:21.984
Flux: 20.39 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: