Discovery certificate for object 2020eog
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 64574 [ 2020TNSTR.815....1P ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-03-17 23:49:24
Sender: Dr. Ismael Perez-Fournon
Reporting Group: SGLF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

F. Poidevin, I. Perez-Fournon, C. Jimenez Angel, R. Shirley (IAC & ULL), R. Marques-Chaves (CAB), S. Geier (GRANTECAN & IAC), Y. Shu (IoA), S. Rodney, J. Roberts-Pierel (Univ. of South Carolina), A. Bolton (NSF's OIR Lab), S. Chakrabarti, P. Craig, and B. Alamiri (RIT) report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2020eog
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aasiyls
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:21:25.280 (245.355333) DEC = +63:24:41.51 (63.411531)
Discovery date: 2020-02-29 11:46:02.000 (JD=2458908.9903009)

Remarks: Data were provided by the Zwicky Transient Facility ( and processed through the Lasair (, ALeRCE (, ANTARES (, and MARS ( brokers.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-02-29 11:46:02.000
Flux: 20.742 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-02-27 12:41:43
Limiting flux: 19.875 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: