Discovery certificate for object 2020zk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58864 [ 2020TNSTR.148....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-15 19:49:42
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

A. Dahiwale, (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2020zk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aadvaoi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:51:10.765 (102.7948558) DEC = +65:35:34.23 (65.592841)
Discovery date: 2020-01-04 11:15:21.000 (JD=2458852.9689931)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-04 11:15:21.000
Flux: 20.89 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-03 10:37:55
Limiting flux: 19.73 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: