Discovery certificate for object 2020vs
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 58688 [ 2020TNSTR.137....1D ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-01-14 06:42:40
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 2020vs
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20aafdzkn
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 07:24:28.498 (111.11874) DEC = +16:12:45.85 (16.212736)
Discovery date: 2020-01-14 03:34:01.000 (JD=2458862.6486227)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-01-14 03:34:01.000
Flux: 21.3902 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-01-12 06:35:30
Limiting flux: 19.0542 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: