Discovery certificate for object 2020bfj
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 60361 [ 2020TNSTR.302....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-28 15:02:03
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 2020bfj
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aajaugk
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 11:36:35.705 (174.1487691) DEC = +20:16:54.23 (20.2817308)
Discovery date: 2020-01-07 12:57:36.000 (JD=2458856.04)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-07 12:57:36.000
Flux: 20.2705 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-07 12:30:40
Limiting flux: 20.5541 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: