Discovery certificate for object 2020xsu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 86915 [ 2020TNSTR3200....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-10-21 12:46:18
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 2020xsu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aciucmq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:30:33.644 (142.64018348) DEC = +36:54:46.44 (36.912899153333)
Discovery date: 2020-10-17 12:11:25.152 (JD=2459140.0079282)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-10-17 12:11:25.152
Flux: 19.76 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-10-17 11:53:35
Limiting flux: 20.195 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/2020xsu