Discovery certificate for object 2020zz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58890 [ 2020TNSTR.159....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-16 08:00:54
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_CLU_PUBLIC)
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 2020zz
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aafjjqj
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 08:34:39.822 (128.6659255) DEC = +38:21:45.84 (38.3627339)
Discovery date: 2020-01-14 07:55:55.000 (JD=2458862.8304977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-14 07:55:55.000
Flux: 18.9476 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-12 07:31:09
Limiting flux: 19.1638 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/2020zz