Discovery certificate for object 2020bcl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 60226 [ 2020TNSTR.284....1N ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-27 12:45:42
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

J. Nordin, V. Brinnel, M. Giomi, J. van Santen (HU Berlin), A. Gal-Yam, O. Yaron, S. Schulze (Weizmann) on behalf of ZTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2020bcl
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aabqggc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:31:56.264 (202.98443408333) DEC = -05:25:36.10 (-5.42669385)
Discovery date: 2020-01-24 13:31:09.000 (JD=2458873.0632986)

Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-24 13:31:09.000
Flux: 19.3 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-24 10:33:23
Limiting flux: 20.0294 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: