Discovery certificate for object 2020aea
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 59033 [ 2020TNSTR.177....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-18 09:36:11
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 2020aea
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaglcwr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:15:24.201 (138.85083918) DEC = +05:39:49.30 (5.66369516)
Discovery date: 2020-01-14 08:01:32.000 (JD=2458862.8343981)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-14 08:01:32.000
Flux: 19.73 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-07 11:04:52
Limiting flux: 19.9827 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: