Discovery certificate for object 2020xaz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 86235 [ 2020TNSTR3158....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-10-17 11:44:55
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 2020xaz
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20acitmck
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:17:29.434 (109.37264304) DEC = +19:09:29.34 (19.15815118)
Discovery date: 2020-10-13 10:37:14.592 (JD=2459135.9425347)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-10-13 10:37:14.592
Flux: 19.99 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-10-08 12:22:04
Limiting flux: 19.6946 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/2020xaz