Discovery certificate for object 2020lnf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 72596 [ 2020TNSTR1643....1C ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-06-01 17:41:01
Sender: Mr. Malhar Kendurkar
Reporting Group: GSNST     Discovery Data Source: GSNST

R.Chinchwadkar, M.Kendurkar, C. Raguenaud, A. Chapman and C. Feliciano on behalf of GSNST report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2020lnf
Discoverer internal name: GSNST-20bt
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 12:58:11.274 (194.546973) DEC = +26:23:54.19 (26.398386)
Discovery date: 2020-06-01 11:37:10.000 (JD=2459001.9841435)

Potential host galaxy: NGC 4849

Remarks: Visible in 3 epoch, close to the nucleus.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-06-01 11:37:10.000
Flux: 16.37 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-05-28 10:05:20
Limiting flux: 19 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other


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