Discovery certificate for object 2020yph
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 88001 [ 2020TNSTR3325....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-11-01 02:58:12
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 2020yph
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18acdhpqx
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:06:52.116 (301.71715192) DEC = -18:25:03.34 (-18.41759312)
Discovery date: 2020-10-29 03:05:42.144 (JD=2459151.6289583)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-10-29 03:05:42.144
Flux: 16.81 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-10-21 04:27:10
Limiting flux: 20.1591 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/2020yph