Discovery certificate for object 2020zt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58882 [ 2020TNSTR.158....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-16 05:35:51
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 2020zt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aafasqe
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:03:59.631 (90.998460933333) DEC = +57:07:49.30 (57.130362088889)
Discovery date: 2020-01-16 03:37:09.000 (JD=2458864.6507986)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-16 03:37:09.000
Flux: 20.04 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-15 03:57:12
Limiting flux: 19.615 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2020zt