Discovery certificate for object 2020mv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58154 [ 2020TNSTR..71....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-07 05:10:03
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 2020mv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aacfvnj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:41:01.302 (40.2554258) DEC = +42:35:36.80 (42.5935548)
Discovery date: 2020-01-04 03:52:43.000 (JD=2458852.6616204)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-04 03:52:43.000
Flux: 19.82 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-02 03:55:11
Limiting flux: 20.1568 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: