Discovery certificate for object 2020soc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 81297 [ 2020TNSTR2729....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-09-05 09:30:21
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 2020soc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abymdxr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:33:32.837 (323.38682173333) DEC = +14:34:24.37 (14.573435566667)
Discovery date: 2020-09-05 07:36:10.656 (JD=2459097.816794)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-09-05 07:36:10.656
Flux: 17.65 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-09-05 06:35:33
Limiting flux: 19.7073 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


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