Discovery certificate for object 2020cuf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 62100 [ 2020TNSTR.542....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-18 02:00:59
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 2020cuf
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aanloyz
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:17:16.198 (34.3174936) DEC = -06:04:08.76 (-6.0691008)
Discovery date: 2020-02-15 03:04:19.000 (JD=2458894.6279977)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-15 03:04:19.000
Flux: 19.6591 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-02-12 03:36:34
Limiting flux: 19.8263 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: