Discovery certificate for object 2020vl
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58673 [ 2020TNSTR.121....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-13 23:42:56
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 2020vl
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aadzwll
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 22:34:10.890 (338.5453736) DEC = +13:55:21.11 (13.9225299)
Discovery date: 2020-01-06 02:38:24.000 (JD=2458854.61)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-06 02:38:24.000
Flux: 19.06 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-03 02:58:33
Limiting flux: 17.85 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: