Discovery certificate for object 2020ake
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 59376 [ 2020TNSTR.198....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-20 22:35:45
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2020ake
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aabbimu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:18:00.485 (49.5020209) DEC = +73:39:50.18 (73.6639389)
Discovery date: 2020-01-02 03:14:24.000 (JD=2458850.635)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-02 03:14:24.000
Flux: 13.53 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2019-12-21 05:54:14
Limiting flux: 19.03 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


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