Discovery certificate for object 2020acm
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58981 [ 2020TNSTR.166....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-17 06:28:59
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

I. Andreoni and D. Goldstein (Caltech) on behalf of the DECam-GROWTH team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2020acm
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aafeszi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:21:12.764 (110.3031832) DEC = +27:10:34.94 (27.1763715)
Discovery date: 2020-01-14 04:22:04.000 (JD=2458862.6819907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-14 04:22:04.000
Flux: 20.44 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: DECAM
Telescope: CTIO - 4-m Victor M. Blanco Telescope

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-14 04:00:28
Limiting flux: 21.56 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: DECAM
Telescope: CTIO - 4-m Victor M. Blanco Telescope


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2020acm