Discovery certificate for object 2020atv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 59842 [ 2020TNSTR.261....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-25 09:44:49
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 2020atv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aahzyml
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:05:05.984 (151.27493375) DEC = -12:07:35.70 (-12.12658405)
Discovery date: 2020-01-25 07:01:25.000 (JD=2458873.792662)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-25 07:01:25.000
Flux: 18.85 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-15 10:01:57
Limiting flux: 19.6997 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: