Discovery certificate for object 2020rjf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 80073 [ 2020TNSTR2499....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-08-15 11:35:34
Sender: Palomar Gattini-IR (Gattini_Bot)
Reporting Group: Gattini     Discovery Data Source: Gattini

K. De, M. Hankins on behalf of the Palomar Gattini-IR collaboration report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2020rjf
Discoverer internal name: PGIR20emh
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 17:30:40.023 (262.6667618) DEC = -27:48:47.51 (-27.8131969)
Discovery date: 2020-07-18 05:31:12.000 (JD=2459048.73)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-07-18 05:31:12.000
Flux: 12.46 ABMag
Filter: J-Bessel
Instrument: Gattini-camera
Telescope: Palomar Gattini-IR

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-07-13 05:45:36
Limiting flux: 11.532 ABMag
Filter: J-Bessel
Instrument: Gattini-camera
Telescope: Palomar Gattini-IR


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