Discovery certificate for object 2020cxg
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 62242 [ 2020TNSTR.549....1J ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-19 14:40:49
Sender: Mr. Cristovao Jacques
Reporting Group: BraTS     Discovery Data Source: BraTS

Cristovao Jacques, Leonardo Amaral, Eduardo Pimentel, Carlos Colesanti, Israel Mussi, Joao Ribeiro, Marcelo Domingues, Joao Amancio, Paulo Holvorcem, Tasso Napoleao on behalf of the Brazilian Transient Search (BraTS) report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2020cxg
Discoverer internal name: BraTS-SON-T2-008
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:12:34.530 (198.143875) DEC = -33:06:07.80 (-33.102167)
Discovery date: 2020-02-19 04:35:37.000 (JD=2458898.6914005)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-19 04:35:37.000
Flux: 16 Other
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: Three successive exposures taken with a 0.28-m f/2.2 astrograph + CCD; zero points calibrated to UCAC-4 magnitudes.

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-02-16 10:23:00
Limiting flux: 17.2 Other
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: Three successive exposures taken with a 0.28-m f/2.2 astrograph + CCD; zero points calibrated to UCAC-4 magnitudes.

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2020cxg