Discovery certificate for object 2020lmd
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 72507 [ 2020TNSTR1633....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-05-31 23:06:53
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

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

IAU Designation: SN 2020lmd
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abchbds
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:04:54.136 (286.2255653) DEC = -11:06:15.30 (-11.1042496)
Discovery date: 2020-05-27 10:27:50.400 (JD=2458996.936)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-05-27 10:27:50.400
Flux: 18.79 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-05-24 09:28:48
Limiting flux: 20.18 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: