Discovery certificate for object 2020dye
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 63471 [ 2020TNSTR.714....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-03-04 13:14:35
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 2020dye
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aasitqe
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 15:27:24.697 (231.85290565) DEC = -13:01:06.19 (-13.01838665)
Discovery date: 2020-03-04 11:31:38.784 (JD=2458912.9803125)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-03-04 11:31:38.784
Flux: 18.59 ABMag
Filter: r-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: