Discovery certificate for object 2020aafx
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 89874 [ 2020TNSTR3483....1F ]

Date Received (UTC): 2020-11-17 20:45:19
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: SN 2020aafx
Discoverer internal name: ZTF20acpmxdg
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 05:45:48.478 (86.4519935) DEC = +09:30:07.21 (9.5020037)
Discovery date: 2020-11-11 10:06:14.400 (JD=2459164.921)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2020-11-11 10:06:14.400
Flux: 19.52 ABMag
Filter: g-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2020-11-02 10:23:31
Limiting flux: 19.8 ABMag
Filter: r-ZTF
Instrument: ZTF-Cam
Telescope: Palomar 1.2m Oschin

Details of the new object can be viewed here: