Discovery certificate for object 2020aqu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 59703 [ 2020TNSTR.249....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-24 14:03:37
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 2020aqu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aagywcl
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:13:04.491 (3.2687142) DEC = +08:26:41.17 (8.4447707)
Discovery date: 2020-01-14 03:00:00.000 (JD=2458862.625)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-14 03:00:00.000
Flux: 20.46 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-11 03:40:19
Limiting flux: 19.47 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/2020aqu