Discovery certificate for object 2020amx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 59555 [ 2020TNSTR.239....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-23 08:49:14
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
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 2020amx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aahdwze
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:54:16.962 (148.57067366667) DEC = +51:40:52.57 (51.681269166667)
Discovery date: 2020-01-23 07:00:27.000 (JD=2458871.7919907)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-23 07:00:27.000
Flux: 19.32 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-19 09:30:28
Limiting flux: 20.6746 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


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