Discovery certificate for object 2020ht
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 57835 [ 2020TNSTR..62....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-06 12:10:12
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 2020ht
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaaxrad
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:12:22.669 (108.09445595556) DEC = +60:50:43.34 (60.845371377778)
Discovery date: 2020-01-01 11:22:07.000 (JD=2458849.9737037)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-01 11:22:07.000
Flux: 19.24 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-12-29 06:54:33
Limiting flux: 20.3474 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: