Discovery certificate for object 2020aaxd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 90704 [ 2020TNSTR3565....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-11-25 12:17:59
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 2020aaxd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20acsdykp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:19:27.214 (124.8633898) DEC = +02:06:05.22 (2.101451275)
Discovery date: 2020-11-23 11:43:42.816 (JD=2459176.9886921)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-11-23 11:43:42.816
Flux: 19.33 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-11-21 10:45:39
Limiting flux: 19.7653 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: