Discovery certificate for object 2020adp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 59018 [ 2020TNSTR.166....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-17 19:26:11
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 2020adp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aafkkoy
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:40:59.992 (205.2499655) DEC = +40:48:49.04 (40.8136217)
Discovery date: 2020-01-11 11:38:24.000 (JD=2458859.985)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-11 11:38:24.000
Flux: 19.97 ABMag
Filter: r-Sloan
Instrument: DECAM
Telescope: CTIO - 4-m Victor M. Blanco Telescope

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-11 11:13:55
Limiting flux: 19.71 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/2020adp