Discovery certificate for object 2020jzv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 70798 [ 2020TNSTR1349....1A ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-05-15 16:42:07
Sender: Mr. Cristovao Jacques
Reporting Group: BraTS     Discovery Data Source: BraTS

Leonardo Amaral, Eduardo Pimentel, Cristovao Jacques, Carlos Colesanti, Carlos Barreto, Israel Mussi, Joao Ribeiro, Marcelo Domingues, Joao Amancio, Paulo Holvorcem, Tasso Napoleao on behalf of the Brazilian Transient Search (BraTS) report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2020jzv
Discoverer internal name: BraTS-OCA-T1-018
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 10:49:47.740 (162.448917) DEC = -69:46:00.10 (-69.766694)
Discovery date: 2020-05-11 23:53:39.000 (JD=2458981.4955903)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-05-11 23:53:39.000
Flux: 15.8 Other
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 3 frames taken over a 35.5-min period with a 0.31-m f/2.9 Newtonian reflector + CCD; zero points calibrated to UCAC-4 magnitudes

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-04-27 00:25:48
Limiting flux: 19.5 Other
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 3 frames taken over a 26.8-min period with a 0.31-m f/2.9 Newtonian reflector + CCD; zero points calibrated to UCAC-4 magnitudes

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