Discovery certificate for object 2020liz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 72333 [ 2020TNSTR1620....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-05-30 08:13:08
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_COMPLETE)
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 2020liz
Discoverer internal name: ZTF19aadafmj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:08:23.858 (242.0994085) DEC = -19:35:53.12 (-19.598089533333)
Discovery date: 2020-05-27 07:02:10.752 (JD=2458996.7931829)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-05-27 07:02:10.752
Flux: 15.87 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-05-27 04:35:40
Limiting flux: 19.8576 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://www.wis-tns.org/object/2020liz