Discovery certificate for object 2020ug
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58621 [ 2020TNSTR.122....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-13 03:21:18
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 2020ug
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaezfyd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:41:56.544 (40.48560045) DEC = -27:01:36.08 (-27.0266876)
Discovery date: 2020-01-13 02:30:54.000 (JD=2458861.6048032)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-13 02:30:54.000
Flux: 19.33 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-04 03:33:09
Limiting flux: 19.6262 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: