Discovery certificate for object 2020blv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 60670 [ 2020TNSTR.328....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-30 23:22:42
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 2020blv
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aahcslg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:45:51.984 (101.4665997) DEC = +31:47:09.56 (31.7859889)
Discovery date: 2020-01-23 06:18:43.000 (JD=2458871.7629977)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-23 06:18:43.000
Flux: 16.91 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-19 06:28:48
Limiting flux: 20.59 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/2020blv