Discovery certificate for object 2020uu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58643 [ 2020TNSTR.122....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-13 13:21:14
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: SN 2020uu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aafckit
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:55:45.375 (238.93906356667) DEC = +29:45:28.84 (29.758010133333)
Discovery date: 2020-01-13 11:46:57.000 (JD=2458861.9909375)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-13 11:46:57.000
Flux: 18.06 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-08 13:37:18
Limiting flux: 20.0516 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: