Discovery certificate for object 2020zgz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 88862 [ 2020TNSTR3429....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-11-12 13:03:31
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 2020zgz
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20acpayvy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:40:56.657 (175.23606966667) DEC = +22:33:57.05 (22.565848166667)
Discovery date: 2020-11-06 11:48:38.304 (JD=2459159.9921065)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-11-06 11:48:38.304
Flux: 19.65 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-10-28 12:23:04
Limiting flux: 20.2288 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/2020zgz