Discovery certificate for object 2020cvw
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 62177 [ 2020TNSTR.555....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-19 07:16:33
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 2020cvw
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaoojli
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:57:55.904 (119.48293385) DEC = +30:01:37.00 (30.02694315)
Discovery date: 2020-02-19 03:54:18.000 (JD=2458898.6627083)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-19 03:54:18.000
Flux: 19.54 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-02-16 04:03:54
Limiting flux: 20.7171 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: