Discovery certificate for object 2020rng
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 80224 [ 2020TNSTR2521....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-08-17 18:00:27
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 2020rng
Discoverer internal name: ZTF18adicfwn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:12:40.506 (333.1687755) DEC = +18:03:03.75 (18.0510409)
Discovery date: 2020-08-15 08:06:00.000 (JD=2459076.8375)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-08-15 08:06:00.000
Flux: 16.6717 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-08-14 09:16:42
Limiting flux: 20.7001 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: