Discovery certificate for object 2020lsy
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 72866 [ 2020TNSTR1700....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-06-06 03:23:32
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 2020lsy
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abdtbjf
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:55:29.276 (283.8719828) DEC = -16:30:33.26 (-16.5092398)
Discovery date: 2020-06-01 09:01:26.400 (JD=2459001.876)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-06-01 09:01:26.400
Flux: 18.13 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-05-28 10:32:10
Limiting flux: 20.51 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: