Discovery certificate for object 2020dpb
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 63021 [ 2020TNSTR.656....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-02-27 10:01:10
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 2020dpb
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aapenph
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 02:45:30.795 (41.3783128) DEC = +40:59:01.78 (40.9838267)
Discovery date: 2020-02-12 02:24:25.920 (JD=2458891.6003)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-12 02:24:25.920
Flux: 20.0513 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-02-11 05:13:55
Limiting flux: 18.8043 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: