Discovery certificate for object 2020vm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58677 [ 2020TNSTR.136....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-14 03:21:29
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_COMPLETE)
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 2020vm
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19adbmggr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:59:15.667 (344.8152795) DEC = +35:48:31.96 (35.8088779)
Discovery date: 2020-01-11 03:49:32 (JD=2458859.6593981)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-11 03:49:32
Flux: 19.42 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-08 03:11:01
Limiting flux: 19.9583 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/2020vm