Discovery certificate for object 2020rsz
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 80443 [ 2020TNSTR2560....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-08-20 16:31:37
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 2020rsz
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abtmfpq
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 18:00:09.420 (270.039252) DEC = +35:45:52.77 (35.7646576)
Discovery date: 2020-08-19 04:23:31.200 (JD=2459080.683)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-08-19 04:23:31.200
Flux: 16.69 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-08-16 06:43:12
Limiting flux: 18.04 ABMag
Filter: r-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/2020rsz