Discovery certificate for object 2020bdp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 60275 [ 2020TNSTR.300....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-28 02:58:58
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 2020bdp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aahleif
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:56:11.044 (104.0460157) DEC = -21:52:41.01 (-21.878057)
Discovery date: 2020-01-24 06:34:33.000 (JD=2458872.7739931)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-24 06:34:33.000
Flux: 18.43 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-13 07:06:14
Limiting flux: 18.97 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/2020bdp