Discovery certificate for object 2020aaip
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 90061 [ 2020TNSTR3497....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-11-18 11:16:26
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 2020aaip
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aakpttp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:04:27.407 (91.114194156522) DEC = -22:55:40.41 (-22.927891982609)
Discovery date: 2020-11-16 11:07:37.632 (JD=2459169.9636343)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-11-16 11:07:37.632
Flux: 18.81 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-11-16 09:32:40
Limiting flux: 19.9087 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://www.wis-tns.org/object/2020aaip