Discovery certificate for object 2020sc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58500 [ 2020TNSTR.105....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-11 04:20:44
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 2020sc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaeseji
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:34:55.451 (38.7310454) DEC = +19:05:52.98 (19.09804965)
Discovery date: 2020-01-11 02:35:09.000 (JD=2458859.6077546)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-11 02:35:09.000
Flux: 19.02 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-07 04:58:43
Limiting flux: 19.5792 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: