Discovery certificate for object 2020rxk
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 80604 [ 2020TNSTR2594....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-08-24 16:36:34
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 2020rxk
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abuocri
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 19:26:00.780 (291.5032496) DEC = +57:02:21.95 (57.0394301)
Discovery date: 2020-08-19 07:20:38.400 (JD=2459080.806)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-08-19 07:20:38.400
Flux: 16.57 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-08-16 08:22:34
Limiting flux: 20.6 ABMag
Filter: g-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/2020rxk