Discovery certificate for object 2020bex
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 60347 [ 2020TNSTR.302....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-28 14:01:33
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

K. De (Caltech) on behalf of ZTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2020bex
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaizyly
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:17:28.766 (139.3698579) DEC = +26:40:10.39 (26.6695541)
Discovery date: 2020-01-18 09:14:49.000 (JD=2458866.8852894)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-18 09:14:49.000
Flux: 20.5486 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-18 08:12:37
Limiting flux: 20.2939 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: