Discovery certificate for object 2020zo
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58876 [ 2020TNSTR.158....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-16 05:35:39
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 2020zo
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acqgvrt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:21:15.365 (110.31401898) DEC = +55:53:24.27 (55.8900753)
Discovery date: 2020-01-16 03:58:21.000 (JD=2458864.6655324)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-16 03:58:21.000
Flux: 19.6 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-14 07:22:09
Limiting flux: 20.0562 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: