Discovery certificate for object 2020bvp
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 61088 [ 2020TNSTR.386....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-04 22:45:45
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 2020bvp
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aalkbuu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 03:52:13.234 (58.0551429) DEC = -21:58:22.95 (-21.9730415)
Discovery date: 2020-02-02 02:31:12.000 (JD=2458881.605)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-02 02:31:12.000
Flux: 18.83 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-30 04:32:09
Limiting flux: 19.15 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: