Discovery certificate for object 2020lpx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 72703 [ 2020TNSTR1674....1R ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-06-03 09:47:17
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_AMPEL_NEW)
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

Simeon Reusch for the Zwicky Transient Facility (ZTF) Collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2020lpx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abdnpbu
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 16:51:42.859 (252.92858115) DEC = +23:36:41.64 (23.6115656)
Discovery date: 2020-05-31 06:01:27.264 (JD=2459000.7510069)


Remarks: See arXiv:1904.05922 for selection criteria.

Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-05-31 06:01:27.264
Flux: 21.47 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-05-30 09:37:27
Limiting flux: 20.6874 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/2020lpx