Discovery certificate for object 2020buv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 61061 [ 2020TNSTR.387....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-04 13:33:28
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 2020buv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaljgcp
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:15:58.419 (213.9934106) DEC = +68:17:51.36 (68.2976013)
Discovery date: 2020-02-04 11:47:13.000 (JD=2458883.9911343)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-04 11:47:13.000
Flux: 19.39 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-02-02 13:23:51
Limiting flux: 20.5125 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: