Discovery certificate for object 2020lbd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 71963 [ 2020TNSTR1557....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-05-25 20:56:32
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

C. Fremling (Caltech) on behalf of the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2020lbd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abazbfr
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:10:07.430 (287.5309578) DEC = +35:56:38.24 (35.9439565)
Discovery date: 2020-05-22 09:47:31.200 (JD=2458991.908)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-05-22 09:47:31.200
Flux: 16.17 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-05-17 09:48:58
Limiting flux: 21.13 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


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