Discovery certificate for object 2020aaxb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 90691 [ 2020TNSTR3565....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-11-25 05:18:08
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 2020aaxb
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acfhmhp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:52:31.543 (13.131430366667) DEC = +46:20:17.52 (46.33819865)
Discovery date: 2020-11-21 02:46:27.840 (JD=2459174.6156019)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-11-21 02:46:27.840
Flux: 18.82 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-11-19 05:25:36
Limiting flux: 20.7651 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: