Discovery certificate for object 2020ou
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58255 [ 2020TNSTR..72....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-07 23:01:57
Reporting Group: ZTF     Discovery Data Source: ZTF

K. De (Caltech) on behalf of ZTF report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2020ou
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aaekiwo
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 09:23:21.241 (140.8385025) DEC = +25:01:29.82 (25.0249503)
Discovery date: 2020-01-06 10:17:11.000 (JD=2458854.9285995)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-06 10:17:11.000
Flux: 19.4113 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-04 12:29:57
Limiting flux: 20.6552 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: