Discovery certificate for object 2020dot
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 63011 [ 2020TNSTR.655....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-27 00:11:02
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 2020dot
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aarbtdi
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 01:48:08.430 (27.0351237) DEC = +26:51:55.60 (26.8654436)
Discovery date: 2020-02-12 03:40:19.200 (JD=2458891.653)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-12 03:40:19.200
Flux: 19.51 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Non existent in SDSS/PS1

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