Discovery certificate for object 2020bnz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 60796 [ 2020TNSTR.344....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-31 21:02:28
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 2020bnz
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aakmffg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:15:20.637 (138.8359891) DEC = +49:26:37.61 (49.4437813)
Discovery date: 2020-01-23 06:57:53.000 (JD=2458871.7901968)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-23 06:57:53.000
Flux: 20.1626 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-23 05:25:00
Limiting flux: 20.2914 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: