Discovery certificate for object 2020lkg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 72402 [ 2020TNSTR1634....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-05-31 00:13:05
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 2020lkg
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abddeva
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:13:11.213 (18.2967211) DEC = +84:23:53.40 (84.398168)
Discovery date: 2020-05-30 10:26:35.232 (JD=2458999.9351273)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-05-30 10:26:35.232
Flux: 14.15 ABMag
Filter: g-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: