Discovery certificate for object 2020adf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 59007 [ 2020TNSTR.166....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-17 19:13:44
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 2020adf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaevbzl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:26:41.284 (201.6720183) DEC = +30:52:30.74 (30.8752068)
Discovery date: 2020-01-11 09:46:04.000 (JD=2458859.9069907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-11 09:46:04.000
Flux: 19.34 ABMag
Filter: i-Sloan
Instrument: DECAM
Telescope: CTIO - 4-m Victor M. Blanco Telescope

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-11 09:27:21
Limiting flux: 19.01 ABMag
Filter: i-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/2020adf