Discovery certificate for object 2020fbe
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 65117 [ 2020TNSTR.881....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-03-27 00:18:54
Sender: Mr. Malhar Kendurkar
Reporting Group: GSNST     Discovery Data Source: GSNST

M. Kendurkar, R. Chinchwadkar, C. Raguenaud, A. Chapman and C. Feliciano for GSNST Team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2020fbe
Discoverer internal name: GSNST-20ar
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 13:46:27.500 (206.614583) DEC = -30:21:51.20 (-30.364222)
Discovery date: 2020-03-27 00:14:26.592 (JD=2458935.51003)

Potential host galaxy: Unknown

Remarks: Visible in three epochs, nuclear source. On the rise, could be TDE.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-03-27 00:14:26.592
Flux: 19.1 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-03-08 04:02:27
Limiting flux: 20 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Details of the new object can be viewed here: