Discovery certificate for object 2020aafu
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 89870 [ 2020TNSTR3483....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-11-17 19:15:08
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 2020aafu
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20abbypaa
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 20:21:34.513 (305.3938025) DEC = +58:01:37.93 (58.0272026)
Discovery date: 2020-05-26 10:36:28.800 (JD=2458995.942)



Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-05-26 10:36:28.800
Flux: 20.02 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-05-26 08:13:55
Limiting flux: 20.79 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin


Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://www.wis-tns.org/object/2020aafu