Discovery certificate for object 2020kf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 57952 [ 2020TNSTR..62....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-06 14:09:58
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 2020kf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18aadzeqg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:52:49.730 (103.2072091) DEC = +34:27:06.03 (34.4516753)
Discovery date: 2020-01-01 11:30:18.000 (JD=2458849.979375)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-01 11:30:18.000
Flux: 19.67 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-12-29 06:42:02
Limiting flux: 20.1837 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: