Discovery certificate for object 2020gc
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 57774 [ 2020TNSTR..63....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-06 08:56:50
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 2020gc
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaazjwc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:28:46.960 (247.1956665) DEC = +03:51:09.36 (3.8526007)
Discovery date: 2020-01-03 13:09:41 (JD=2458852.0483912)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-03 13:09:41
Flux: 17.8485 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2018-05-31 12:00:00
Limiting flux: 20.5 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: