Discovery certificate for object 2020aaxe
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 90709 [ 2020TNSTR3565....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-11-25 13:18:46
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 2020aaxe
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20acpikki
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:01:57.360 (180.489001225) DEC = -01:24:44.36 (-1.412321975)
Discovery date: 2020-11-20 11:36:29.952 (JD=2459173.9836806)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-11-20 11:36:29.952
Flux: 19.31 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

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