Discovery certificate for object 2020adi
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 59010 [ 2020TNSTR.166....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-17 19:20:46
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 2020adi
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaexpwt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:26:01.302 (96.5054233) DEC = +11:33:38.86 (11.5607943)
Discovery date: 2020-01-12 06:12:57.000 (JD=2458860.7589931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-12 06:12:57.000
Flux: 19.33 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: DECAM
Telescope: CTIO - 4-m Victor M. Blanco Telescope

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-12-16 07:53:45
Limiting flux: 19.57 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2020adi