Discovery certificate for object 2020lmv
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 72553 [ 2020TNSTR1642....1K ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-06-01 09:30:02
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 2020lmv
Discoverer internal name: GSNST-20bs
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:52:30.221 (253.125921) DEC = +40:13:06.88 (40.218578)
Discovery date: 2020-06-01 09:26:27.168 (JD=2459001.89337)

Potential host galaxy: 2MASX J16522934+4013140
Host redshift: 0.03412

Remarks: Visible in two epoch, on the rise.


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-06-01 09:26:27.168
Flux: 19.17 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-05-28 02:04:25
Limiting flux: 20 VegaMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Details of the new object can be viewed here: