Discovery certificate for object 2020xsv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 86916 [ 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 2020xsv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aclgnhm
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:56:47.902 (119.1995934) DEC = +14:36:40.53 (14.6112578)
Discovery date: 2020-10-19 11:37:27.840 (JD=2459141.9843519)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-10-19 11:37:27.840
Flux: 19.44 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-10-19 11:06:56
Limiting flux: 20.6658 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/2020xsv