Discovery certificate for object 2020wdp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 85316 [ 2020TNSTR3103....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-10-13 04:44:06
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 2020wdp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20achwhfm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:47:58.104 (296.99209916667) DEC = -14:55:22.69 (-14.922969333333)
Discovery date: 2020-10-09 02:31:47.424 (JD=2459131.6054051)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-10-09 02:31:47.424
Flux: 17.55 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-10-07 05:01:41
Limiting flux: 19.8893 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/2020wdp