Discovery certificate for object 2020czs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 62355 [ 2020TNSTR.582....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-21 10:17:01
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 2020czs
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aapyzgq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:38:24.070 (159.60029293333) DEC = -24:23:55.12 (-24.3986451)
Discovery date: 2020-02-21 07:31:36.000 (JD=2458900.8136227)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-21 07:31:36.000
Flux: 19.7 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-02-16 10:06:33
Limiting flux: 19.6688 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: