Discovery certificate for object 2020zx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58888 [ 2020TNSTR.159....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-16 08:00:37
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

K. De (Caltech) on behalf of ZTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: SN 2020zx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaflcny
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 14:43:49.785 (220.9574358) DEC = +41:13:44.07 (41.2289092)
Discovery date: 2020-01-15 10:52:53.000 (JD=2458863.9533912)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-15 10:52:53.000
Flux: 19.4076 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-11 11:13:55
Limiting flux: 19.7073 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: