Discovery certificate for object 2020abv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58963 [ 2020TNSTR.165....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-17 00:32:53
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2020abv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaeaayw
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 21:38:05.685 (324.5236891) DEC = +37:17:01.75 (37.2838185)
Discovery date: 2020-01-06 02:49:55.000 (JD=2458854.6179977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-06 02:49:55.000
Flux: 18.22 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-03 02:51:21
Limiting flux: 18.69 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: