Discovery certificate for object 2020cya
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 62268 [ 2020TNSTR.567....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-20 07:16:41
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 2020cya
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aapfjmj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:27:56.372 (141.9848831) DEC = +81:17:47.09 (81.29641495)
Discovery date: 2020-02-20 04:46:54.000 (JD=2458899.6992361)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-20 04:46:54.000
Flux: 19.27 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: ZTF non-detection limits not available

Details of the new object can be viewed here: