Discovery certificate for object 2020adt
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 59022 [ 2020TNSTR.166....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-17 22:49:53
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 2020adt
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aafefxe
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:47:24.206 (116.8508564) DEC = +14:42:23.80 (14.7066102)
Discovery date: 2020-01-14 03:48:57.000 (JD=2458862.6589931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-14 03:48:57.000
Flux: 21.13 ABMag
Filter: g-Sloan
Instrument: DECAM
Telescope: CTIO - 4-m Victor M. Blanco Telescope

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-08 06:53:16
Limiting flux: 20.17 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/2020adt