Discovery certificate for object 2020bly
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 60680 [ 2020TNSTR.342....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-31 00:18:06
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 2020bly
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aakjctr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 06:12:01.191 (93.0049641) DEC = +62:42:16.54 (62.7045957)
Discovery date: 2020-01-25 04:36:28.000 (JD=2458873.6919907)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-25 04:36:28.000
Flux: 19.88 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-19 06:21:36
Limiting flux: 20.25 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/2020bly