Discovery certificate for object 2020uj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58627 [ 2020TNSTR.122....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-13 04:21:19
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
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 2020uj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaesccd
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:22:44.427 (20.685110425) DEC = +27:31:49.97 (27.530546525)
Discovery date: 2020-01-11 02:10:39 (JD=2458859.5907407)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-11 02:10:39
Flux: 19.5 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-08 03:54:06
Limiting flux: 19.8494 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2020uj