Discovery certificate for object 2020aaxa
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 90690 [ 2020TNSTR3565....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-11-25 04:18:02
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: SN 2020aaxa
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20acrxrfv
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:03:15.394 (0.81414226666667) DEC = +30:40:31.48 (30.675411033333)
Discovery date: 2020-11-20 05:23:55.680 (JD=2459173.7249537)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-11-20 05:23:55.680
Flux: 20.16 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-11-18 05:58:26
Limiting flux: 20.2756 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: