Discovery certificate for object 2020uf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58618 [ 2020TNSTR.122....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-13 02:21:05
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 2020uf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaevxqy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:02:47.739 (330.69891415) DEC = +01:21:40.85 (1.36134825)
Discovery date: 2020-01-06 02:39:21.000 (JD=2458854.6106713)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-06 02:39:21.000
Flux: 18.7 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-12-20 02:52:22
Limiting flux: 19.9229 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: